USP5(redirected from ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase 5)
USP5A gene on chromosome 12p13 that encodes an enzyme which cleaves branched multiubiquitinated polymers and is involved in unanchored Lys-48-linked polyubiquitin disassembly. It has a lesser affinity for linear and Lys-63-linked polyubiquitin.
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