Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits DNA-binding transcription factor activity; chromatin binding activity; and enhancer sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in neural retina development; positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; and ventral spinal cord interneuron fate commitment. Localizes to the nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; eye; metanephros; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human FOXN4 (forkhead box N4).