Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have 3'-tyrosyl-DNA phosphodiesterase activity; double-stranded DNA binding activity; and single-stranded DNA binding activity. Involved in single strand break repair. Localizes to nucleus. Used to study spinocerebellar ataxia type 1 with axonal neuropathy. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in spinocerebellar ataxia type 1 with axonal neuropathy. Orthologous to human TDP1 (tyrosyl-DNA phosphodiesterase 1).