Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of cell population proliferation; regulation of cellular macromolecule biosynthetic process; and suckling behavior. Localizes to cytoplasm; nucleus; and transcription regulator complex. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; limb; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human DACH1 (dachshund family transcription factor 1).