Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits chromatin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including learning or memory; lung alveolus development; and social behavior. Localizes to protein-containing complex. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early conceptus; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system; and sensory organ. Used to study disease of mental health. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal dominant mental retardation 45. Orthologous to human CIC (capicua transcriptional repressor).