Defects in PHF6 are the cause of Boerjeson-Forssman-Lehmann syndrome (BFLS) [MIM:301900]; also known as Boerjeson-Forssman syndrome (BORJ). BFLS is a X-linked recessive disorder characterized by moderate to severe mental retardation, epilepsy, hypogonadism, hypometabolism, obesity with marked gynecomastia, swelling of subcutaneous tissue of the face, narrow palpebral fissure and large but not deformed ears.
Contains 2 PHD-type zinc fingers.
Phosphorylated upon DNA damage, probably by ATM or ATR.
Nucleus. Nucleus > nucleolus. Nuclear, it particularly localizes to the nucleolus.