Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.3.0)
Predicted to enable mRNA binding activity and translation repressor activity. Predicted to be involved in nuclear-transcribed mRNA poly(A) tail shortening. Predicted to act upstream of or within positive regulation of translation. Located in synapse. Is expressed in cerebral cortex and telencephalon. Orthologous to human SAMD4A (sterile alpha motif domain containing 4A).