Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity and methylated histone binding activity. Predicted to contribute to ATPase, acting on DNA. Acts upstream of or within anterior/posterior pattern specification; embryonic placenta development; and endoderm development. Predicted to be located in chromatin and nucleoplasm. Predicted to be part of NURF complex. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early conceptus; genitourinary system; and retina. Orthologous to human BPTF (bromodomain PHD finger transcription factor).