Forms a complex with YWHAB that acts to repress transcription of DUSP1 (By similarity). Required for embryonic development and the innate immune response. Downstream effector of the Toll-like receptor (TLR), TNF and IL-1 beta signaling pathways leading to the production of IL-6.
Synonyms: Fourteen-three-three beta interactant 1, Fourteen-three-three beta interacting-protein 1
Gene name: Akirin2