Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity; RNA polymerase II core promoter sequence-specific DNA binding activity; and nucleosomal DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including germ cell development; heterochromatin assembly; and regulation of chromosome organization. Localizes to nucleus. Is expressed in retina and telencephalon. Orthologous to human H3-3B (H3.3 histone B).