Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits transcription regulatory region DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including DNA damage response, signal transduction by p53 class mediator resulting in transcription of p21 class mediator; positive regulation of nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process; and vasculogenesis. Localizes to the nucleus. Used to study hepatocellular carcinoma; lung cancer; and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Orthologous to human FOXM1 (forkhead box M1).