Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to contribute to ubiquitin-protein transferase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including negative regulation of protein export from nucleus; protein K6-linked ubiquitination; and regulation of apoptotic process. Localizes to the nucleus. Used to study breast cancer. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in breast cancer and ovarian cancer. Is expressed in genitourinary system; limb; and spleen. Orthologous to human BARD1 (BRCA1 associated RING domain 1).