Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Involved in several processes, including positive regulation of fibroblast proliferation; regulation of chromosome organization; and response to toxic substance. Localizes to chromatin and synaptonemal complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; integumental system; nervous system; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human WAPL (WAPL cohesin release factor).