Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits several functions, including FAD binding activity; nuclear hormone receptor binding activity; and protein kinase binding activity. Involved in several processes, including entrainment of circadian clock by photoperiod; negative regulation of cell communication; and regulation of gene expression. Localizes to mitochondrion and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; extraembryonic component; genitourinary system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human CRY2 (cryptochrome circadian regulator 2).