Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits TBP-class protein binding activity and transcription coactivator activity. Involved in several processes, including heart development; negative regulation of striated muscle cell apoptotic process; and regulation of skeletal muscle tissue development. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including aorta; genitourinary system; gut; liver; and spleen. Orthologous to human NACA (nascent polypeptide associated complex subunit alpha).