Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits ubiquitin conjugating enzyme activity. Involved in embryonic placenta development; negative regulation of apoptotic process; and positive regulation of cell population proliferation. Localizes to membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; heart; liver; lung; and spleen. Orthologous to human BIRC6 (baculoviral IAP repeat containing 6).