Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits DNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including embryonic skeletal system morphogenesis; hematopoietic or lymphoid organ development; and morphogenesis of an epithelial sheet. Predicted to localize to the centrosome and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; gut; nervous system; and skin. Orthologous to human HOXB4 (homeobox B4).