Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific and RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding activity. Involved in in utero embryonic development; regulation of epidermal cell differentiation; and skeletal muscle cell differentiation. Predicted to localize to mitochondrion and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; branchial arch; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and limb. Orthologous to human MAFF (MAF bZIP transcription factor F).