Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits DNA binding activity and DNA-binding transcription factor activity. Involved in several processes, including embryonic skeletal system morphogenesis; regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II; and stem cell differentiation. Localizes to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; gut; and limb. Orthologous to human HOXA7 (homeobox A7).