Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have chromatin binding activity and lysine-acetylated histone binding activity. Predicted to be involved in nucleosome assembly and regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to the cytoplasm and nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in B-cell lymphoma; juvenile myoclonic epilepsy; and photosensitivity disease. Orthologous to human BRD2 (bromodomain containing 2).