Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have several functions, including DNA-binding transcription repressor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific; identical protein binding activity; and transcription factor binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cellular response to interferon-beta. Predicted to localize to the cytosol and nucleolus. Orthologous to human IFI16 (interferon gamma inducible protein 16).