Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits kinase binding activity and ubiquitin protein ligase binding activity. Involved in circadian rhythm; negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II; and regulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle, sleep. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in early conceptus and oocyte. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in advanced sleep phase syndrome and advanced sleep phase syndrome 3. Orthologous to human PER3 (period circadian regulator 3).