Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to contribute to RNA polymerase III general transcription initiation factor activity. Predicted to be involved in 5S class rRNA transcription by RNA polymerase III and transcription initiation from RNA polymerase III promoter. Localizes to the ribonucleoprotein complex. Is expressed in brain; genitourinary system; and submandibular gland primordium. Orthologous to human GTF3C1 (general transcription factor IIIC subunit 1).