Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits beta-tubulin binding activity; protein deacetylase activity; and transcription factor binding activity. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of cellular metabolic process; positive regulation of cell cycle process; and protein deacetylation. Localizes to several cellular components, including Schmidt-Lanterman incisure; paranodal junction; and perikaryon. Is expressed in early conceptus; eye; oocyte; otic pit; and trunk somite. Orthologous to human SIRT2 (sirtuin 2).