Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; negative regulation of cell population proliferation; and neurogenesis. Localizes to cerebellar mossy fiber and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; limb; nervous system; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human NFIB (nuclear factor I B).