Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits mRNA 3'-UTR AU-rich region binding activity. Involved in several processes, including lipoprotein transport; nucleic acid metabolic process; and positive regulation of gene expression. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in early conceptus and genitourinary system. Orthologous to human APOBEC1 (apolipoprotein B mRNA editing enzyme catalytic subunit 1).