Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits several functions, including DNA-binding transcription factor activity; protein homodimerization activity; and transcription corepressor activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; positive regulation of neuron differentiation; and regulation of transcription, DNA-templated. Localizes to the cytoplasm. Orthologous to human HEYL (hes related family bHLH transcription factor with YRPW motif like).