Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits long noncoding RNA binding activity; mRNA binding activity; and translation initiation factor binding activity. Involved in mRNA splice site selection; regulation of growth; and spermatid development. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including branchial arch; early embryo; genitourinary system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human CELF1 (CUGBP Elav-like family member 1).