Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits DNA binding activity; DNA-binding transcription repressor activity; and identical protein binding activity. Involved in several processes, including hepatocyte differentiation; regulation of cell cycle process; and trophoblast giant cell differentiation. Localizes to nucleus. Is expressed in central nervous system and retina. Orthologous to human E2F8 (E2F transcription factor 8).