Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in endocrine pancreas development; glucose homeostasis; and regulation of insulin secretion. Localizes to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including epididymis; gut; limb; liver; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human RFX6 (regulatory factor X6).