Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription factor activity and RNA polymerase II proximal promoter sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including nervous system process; regulation of generation of precursor metabolites and energy; and regulation of glucose metabolic process. Predicted to localize to the nucleus. Is expressed in brain. Orthologous to human NKX1-1 (NK1 homeobox 1).