Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits DNA-binding transcription repressor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including cellular response to glucose stimulus; positive regulation of cytokine production; and regulation of nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; cardiovascular system; genitourinary system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human ZBTB20 (zinc finger and BTB domain containing 20).