Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have mRNA binding activity and single-stranded RNA binding activity. Involved in RNA modification; embryo implantation; and mRNA localization resulting in posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in brain; olfactory epithelium; and trigeminal ganglion. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in gout. Orthologous to human A1CF (APOBEC1 complementation factor).