Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Involved in cellular component maintenance; nuclear body organization; and response to wounding. Localizes to paraspeckles. Is expressed in several structures, including Harderian gland; adrenal gland; genitourinary system; gut; and hemolymphoid system gland. Orthologous to human NEAT1 (nuclear paraspeckle assembly transcript 1).