Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits identical protein binding activity and poly(U) RNA binding activity. Predicted to be involved in activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic process. Localizes to the cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including early conceptus; gonad; intestine; liver; and lung. Orthologous to several human genes including KHDC1L (KH domain containing 1 like).