Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have protein C-terminus binding activity. Involved in several processes, including cholangiocyte proliferation; hepatocyte proliferation; and regulation of chromatin organization. Localizes to chromosome; cytoplasm; and nucleolus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Crohn's disease; breast cancer; human immunodeficiency virus infectious disease; and pancreatic cancer. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; sensory organ; and skin. Orthologous to human MKI67 (marker of proliferation Ki-67).