Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits chromatin binding activity and transcription corepressor activity. Involved in negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to nucleus and transcription factor complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human TLE1 (TLE family member 1, transcriptional corepressor).