Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have ubiquitin conjugating enzyme activity. Predicted to be involved in protein polyubiquitination and ubiquitin-dependent protein catabolic process. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Kaufman oculocerebrofacial syndrome. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human UBE3B (ubiquitin protein ligase E3B).