Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have RNA binding activity. Predicted to be involved in maturation of SSU-rRNA from tricistronic rRNA transcript (SSU-rRNA, 5.8S rRNA, LSU-rRNA). Predicted to localize to nucleolus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in 46,XY sex reversal. Orthologous to human DHX37 (DEAH-box helicase 37).