Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits DNA binding activity. Involved in cellular response to interferon-beta; defense response to virus; and positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to endoplasmic reticulum and nucleus. Is expressed in hippocampus; pancreas; and testis. Orthologous to human DDX41 (DEAD-box helicase 41).