Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in lethal congenital contracture syndrome. Orthologous to human ZBTB42 (zinc finger and BTB domain containing 42).