Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits chromatin binding activity. Contributes to DNA binding activity. Involved in embryonic hemopoiesis; negative regulation of erythrocyte differentiation; and positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to nucleus and protein-containing complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; and sensory organ. Used to study acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Orthologous to human LMO2 (LIM domain only 2).