Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
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 the cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including aorta; genitourinary system; gut; liver; and spleen. Orthologous to several human genes including NACA (nascent polypeptide associated complex subunit alpha).