Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have mRNA binding activity and translation repressor activity. Predicted to be involved in nuclear-transcribed mRNA poly(A) tail shortening and posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression. Localizes to synapse. Is expressed in cerebral cortex and telencephalon. Orthologous to human SAMD4A (sterile alpha motif domain containing 4A).