Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits double-stranded DNA binding activity and identical protein binding activity. Involved in several processes, including cellular response to interferon-beta; positive regulation of macromolecule metabolic process; and regulation of defense response. Localizes to AIM2 inflammasome complex. Orthologous to human AIM2 (absent in melanoma 2).