Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable chromatin DNA binding activity; histone demethylase activity (H3-K9 specific); and transcription coregulator activity. Acts upstream of or within several processes, including male germ-line stem cell population maintenance; reproductive senescence; and seminiferous tubule development. Predicted to be located in nucleus. Predicted to be part of histone deacetylase complex. Predicted to be active in chromatin. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; genitourinary system; heart; inner ear; and limb. Orthologous to human JMJD1C (jumonji domain containing 1C).