Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits methylated histone binding activity. Predicted to contribute to nucleosome binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cellular response to DNA damage stimulus; positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; and regulation of histone H3-K27 methylation. Predicted to colocalize with the ESC/E(Z) complex and centrosome. Orthologous to human PHF1 (PHD finger protein 1).