Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits histone deacetylase binding activity. Involved in negative regulation of transcription, DNA-templated and spermatid development. Localizes to the cytoplasm and nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in spermatogenic failure 14. Is expressed in central nervous system and retina. Orthologous to human ZMYND15 (zinc finger MYND-type containing 15).