Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have protein tag and sulfur carrier activity. Predicted to be involved in protein urmylation and tRNA wobble position uridine thiolation. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in mandible; nervous system; and neural retina. Orthologous to human URM1 (ubiquitin related modifier 1).