Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have zinc ion binding activity. Involved in several processes, including behavioral fear response; gamete generation; and regulation of nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process. Localizes to the male germ cell nucleus. Used to study endogenous depression. Is expressed in esophagus; head mesenchyme; musculoskeletal system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human MORC1 (MORC family CW-type zinc finger 1).