Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in cell fate determination; glandular epithelial cell differentiation; and negative regulation of epithelial cell differentiation. Predicted to localize to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; ear; and gut. Orthologous to human NKX6-3 (NK6 homeobox 3).