Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits chromatin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including circulatory system development; face morphogenesis; and negative regulation of DNA-binding transcription factor activity. Localizes to the nucleus. Used to study DiGeorge syndrome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in acute myeloid leukemia and autosomal dominant non-syndromic intellectual disability 32. Is expressed in several structures, including brain; early embryo; genitourinary system; and liver. Orthologous to human KAT6A (lysine acetyltransferase 6A).