Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in neuromuscular process controlling balance. Predicted to localize to cytosol and nucleolus. Is expressed in central nervous system; early conceptus; ovary; and retina. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in nonprogressive cerebellar ataxia with mental retardation. Orthologous to human CAMTA1 (calmodulin binding transcription activator 1).