Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits E-box binding activity and chromatin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including dendritic transport of messenger ribonucleoprotein complex; histone H3 deacetylation; and positive regulation of sister chromatid cohesion. Localizes to RNA polymerase II transcription regulator complex and paraspeckles. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; lung mesenchyme; sensory organ; and testis. Orthologous to human SFPQ (splicing factor proline and glutamine rich).