Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits chromatin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including double-strand break repair via homologous recombination; homeostasis of number of cells within a tissue; and in utero embryonic development. Localizes to lateral element and male germ cell nucleus. Is expressed in respiratory system; submandibular gland; testis; and ventricular layer. Orthologous to human RPA1 (replication protein A1).