Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Involved in meiotic nuclear division; positive regulation of maintenance of meiotic sister chromatid cohesion, centromeric; and protein localization. Localizes to condensed nuclear chromosome, centromeric region and kinetochore. Is expressed in nervous system and oocyte. Orthologous to human SGO2 (shugoshin 2).