Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have chromatin binding activity and methylated histone binding activity. Involved in meiotic chromosome separation. Localizes to condensed chromosome kinetochore; condensin complex; and germinal vesicle. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in primary autosomal recessive microcephaly. Orthologous to human NCAPD3 (non-SMC condensin II complex subunit D3).