Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits several functions, including DNA-binding transcription factor activity; MADS box domain binding activity; and transcription factor binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; chordate embryonic development; and regulation of transcription, DNA-templated. Localizes to the nucleus. Used to study prostate cancer. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in hepatocellular carcinoma. Orthologous to human NKX3-1 (NK3 homeobox 1).