Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have chromatin binding activity. Involved in reciprocal meiotic recombination; seminiferous tubule development; and spermatogenesis. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm; nuclear membrane; and nucleoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Fanconi anemia complementation group J; breast cancer; colorectal cancer; and thrombocytopenia. Is expressed in brain ventricular layer; cochlea; and rest of cerebellum marginal layer. Orthologous to human BRIP1 (BRCA1 interacting protein C-terminal helicase 1).