exoribonuclease activity

id: GO:0004532
name: exoribonuclease activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the sequential cleavage of mononucleotides from a free 5' or 3' terminus of an RNA molecule.

Child Functions

GO:0016896exoribonuclease activity, producing 5'-phosphomonoesters
GO:0016897exoribonuclease activity, producing 3'-phosphomonoesters

Parent Functions

GO:0004527exonuclease activity
GO:0004540ribonuclease activity