Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have cysteine-type endopeptidase activity and thiol-dependent ubiquitin-specific protease activity. Involved in several processes, including nucleolus organization; protein stabilization; and regulation of rRNA processing. Predicted to localize to cytosol; nuclear speck; and nucleolus. Orthologous to human USP36 (ubiquitin specific peptidase 36).