Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have RNA binding activity; RNA helicase activity; and transcription coactivator activity. Involved in RNA metabolic process; myoblast differentiation; and regulation of alternative mRNA splicing, via spliceosome. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm; nuclear speck; and ribonucleoprotein complex. Orthologous to human DDX17 (DEAD-box helicase 17).