Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits ubiquitinyl hydrolase activity. Involved in several processes, including adult feeding behavior; behavioral fear response; and behavioral response to ethanol. Predicted to localize to cytosol; glutamatergic synapse; and nucleus. Is expressed in pancreas epithelium. Orthologous to human USP46 (ubiquitin specific peptidase 46).