Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have 3'-5'-exoribonuclease activity. Predicted to be involved in RNA splicing and U6 snRNA 3'-end processing. Predicted to localize to the intercellular bridge and nucleoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in poikiloderma with neutropenia. Orthologous to human USB1 (U6 snRNA biogenesis phosphodiesterase 1).