Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits sulfuric ester hydrolase activity. Predicted to be involved in glycosaminoglycan catabolic process and heparan sulfate proteoglycan catabolic process. Predicted to localize to the lysosome. Used to study mucopolysaccharidosis III. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in mucopolysaccharidosis III. Orthologous to human SGSH (N-sulfoglucosamine sulfohydrolase).