Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits RNA binding activity; promoter-specific chromatin binding activity; and transcription coregulator activity. Involved in several processes, including RNA metabolic process; protein import into nucleus; and regulation of RNA metabolic process. Predicted to localize to catalytic step 2 spliceosome; cytoplasm; and nucleolus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; nervous system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human DDX5 (DEAD-box helicase 5).