Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have DNA binding activity; DNA-dependent ATPase activity; and recombinase activity. Involved in gamete generation; ovarian follicle development; and synapsis. Localizes to the chromosome, telomeric region and condensed nuclear chromosome. Used to study Sertoli cell-only syndrome. Is expressed in ovary; spermatocyte; and testis. Orthologous to human DMC1 (DNA meiotic recombinase 1).