Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits identical protein binding activity. Involved in negative regulation of smooth muscle cell differentiation; negative regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; and neurogenesis. Localizes to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and thymus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in patent ductus arteriosus. Orthologous to human PRDM6 (PR/SET domain 6).