Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in embryonic morphogenesis; pattern specification process; and regulation of apoptotic process. Predicted to localize to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human ALX3 (ALX homeobox 3).