ribonuclease activity

id: GO:0004540
name: ribonuclease activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of phosphodiester bonds in chains of RNA.

Child Functions

GO:0000171ribonuclease MRP activity
GO:0004521endoribonuclease activity
GO:0004532exoribonuclease activity
GO:0004549tRNA-specific ribonuclease activity
GO:0008995ribonuclease E activity
GO:0008996ribonuclease G activity
GO:0008997ribonuclease R activity
GO:0032296double-stranded RNA-specific ribonuclease activity
GO:0034611oligoribonucleotidase activity
GO:0046589ribonuclease T1 activity

Parent Functions

GO:0004518nuclease activity