Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits poly(A)-specific ribonuclease activity. Involved in cytoplasmic mRNA processing body assembly and regulation of gene expression. Localizes to CCR4-NOT complex; P-body; and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and skeleton. Orthologous to human CNOT7 (CCR4-NOT transcription complex subunit 7).