Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to contribute to four-way junction DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including chordate embryonic development; regulation of apoptotic process; and response to X-ray. Predicted to localize to centrosome; nucleus; and replication fork. Is expressed in embryo. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Fanconi anemia complementation group U and pancreatic cancer. Orthologous to human XRCC2 (X-ray repair cross complementing 2).