Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have methylated histone binding activity. Involved in chromatin remodeling. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in prostate cancer. Is expressed in early conceptus and primary oocyte. Orthologous to human CHD1 (chromodomain helicase DNA binding protein 1).