Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits methylcytosine dioxygenase activity. Involved in DNA demethylation and DNA demethylation of male pronucleus. Localizes to the cytoplasm; female pronucleus; and male pronucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early conceptus; future brain; and genitourinary system. Orthologous to human TET3 (tet methylcytosine dioxygenase 3).