Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to contribute to histone binding activity. Involved in cellular response to leukemia inhibitory factor; chromatin organization; and positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated. Localizes to ISWI-type complex and chromatin silencing complex. Predicted to colocalize with nuclear replication fork. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human SMARCA5 (SWI/SNF related, matrix associated, actin dependent regulator of chromatin, subfamily a, member 5).