Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have histone binding activity. Involved in histone H3-K14 acetylation and positive regulation of erythrocyte differentiation. Localizes to histone H3-K14 acetyltransferase complex. Is expressed in genitourinary system and olfactory epithelium. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Orthologous to human BRD1 (bromodomain containing 1).