Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have chromatin DNA binding activity; histone demethylase activity (H3-K9 specific); and transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including male germ-line stem cell population maintenance; reproductive senescence; and seminiferous tubule development. Predicted to localize to the chromatin and nucleus. Orthologous to human JMJD1C (jumonji domain containing 1C).