Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits dITP diphosphatase activity. Involved in ITP catabolic process and chromosome organization. Predicted to localize to cytosol and nuclear body. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; integumental system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including anemia (multiple); early infantile epileptic encephalopathy 35; hepatitis C; rheumatoid arthritis; and thrombocytopenia. Orthologous to human ITPA (inosine triphosphatase).