Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; chordate embryonic development; and post-anal tail morphogenesis. Predicted to localize to nucleoplasm. Is expressed in embryo. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Fanconi anemia complementation group N; breast cancer; and pancreatic cancer. Orthologous to human PALB2 (partner and localizer of BRCA2).