Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits chromatin binding activity. Predicted to be involved in positive regulation of macroautophagy; regulation of RNA metabolic process; and transcription elongation from RNA polymerase II promoter. Predicted to localize to DSIF complex. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; limb mesenchyme; and nervous system. Orthologous to human SUPT5H (SPT5 homolog, DSIF elongation factor subunit).