Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits nuclear import signal receptor activity. Involved in several processes, including import into nucleus; maternal process involved in female pregnancy; and positive regulation of cytokine production involved in inflammatory response. Predicted to localize to the cytosol; nuclear pore; and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including heart; liver; lung; oocyte; and spleen. Orthologous to human KPNA6 (karyopherin subunit alpha 6).