Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have DNA replication origin binding activity and nucleotide binding activity. Predicted to be involved in DNA replication initiation. Predicted to colocalize with nuclear chromosome, telomeric region. Is expressed in brain; embryo; and pancreas epithelium. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Meier-Gorlin syndrome 2. Orthologous to human ORC4 (origin recognition complex subunit 4).