Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in anterior/posterior pattern specification and embryonic skeletal system morphogenesis. Predicted to localize to the aggresome and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; intestine; limb; paraxial mesenchyme; and spinal cord. Orthologous to human HOXC9 (homeobox C9).