Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits protein tag. Involved in several processes, including cellular protein metabolic process; defense response to other organism; and positive regulation of erythrocyte differentiation. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm; extracellular region; and nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in primary immunodeficiency disease. Orthologous to human ISG15 (ISG15 ubiquitin like modifier).