Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable double-stranded DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including activation of innate immune response; cellular response to exogenous dsRNA; and positive regulation of type I interferon production. Predicted to be located in cytoplasm. Is expressed in Meckel's cartilage; medulla oblongata basal plate mantle layer; skeleton; and ventral grey horn. Orthologous to human ZCCHC3 (zinc finger CCHC-type containing 3).