Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have nuclear import signal receptor activity and nuclear localization sequence binding activity. Predicted to be involved in nucleosome assembly; protein import into nucleus; and ribosome biogenesis. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm; nuclear chromatin; and protein-containing complex. Is expressed in retina outer nuclear layer. Orthologous to human IPO4 (importin 4).