Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits several functions, including DNA binding activity; Krueppel-associated box domain binding activity; and enzyme binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; cellular protein modification process; and generation of neurons. Localizes to the RNA polymerase II transcription repressor complex; chromosome; and transcription factor complex. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in stomach cancer. Orthologous to human HDAC2 (histone deacetylase 2).