Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits ubiquitin protein ligase activity. Involved in protein autoubiquitination. Localizes to late endosome membrane and lysosomal membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in early infantile epileptic encephalopathy. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; immune system; and integumental system. Orthologous to human RNF13 (ring finger protein 13).