Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits euchromatin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including histone H3-K4 methylation; positive regulation of cell population proliferation; and regulation of erythrocyte differentiation. Localizes to nuclear euchromatin. Is expressed in alimentary system; early conceptus; integumental system; liver; and nervous system. Orthologous to human SETD1A (SET domain containing 1A, histone lysine methyltransferase).