Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in cellular response to leukemia inhibitory factor; negative regulation of cell population proliferation; and positive regulation of signal transduction. Localizes to the aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase multienzyme complex; cytoplasm; and nucleus. Is expressed in central nervous system and retina. Orthologous to human EEF1E1 (eukaryotic translation elongation factor 1 epsilon 1).