Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have DNA binding activity; NACHT domain binding activity; and interleukin-1 binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including histone acetylation; positive regulation of gene expression; and positive regulation of retinoic acid receptor signaling pathway. Localizes to cytoplasm. Is expressed in genitourinary system. Orthologous to several human genes including TRIM16 (tripartite motif containing 16).