Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have several functions, including pattern recognition receptor activity; protein homodimerization activity; and ubiquitin protein ligase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including positive regulation of I-kappaB kinase/NF-kappaB signaling; positive regulation of NF-kappaB transcription factor activity; and regulation of viral entry into host cell. Predicted to colocalize with omegasome. Is expressed in central nervous system and retina. Orthologous to human TRIM5 (tripartite motif containing 5).