Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II proximal promoter sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in hair follicle development and positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Predicted to localize to the nuclear transcription factor complex. Orthologous to human SOX21 (SRY-box 21).