Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Enables mRNA 3'-UTR binding activity and mRNA binding activity involved in posttranscriptional gene silencing. Acts upstream of or within several processes, including cellular response to lipid; miRNA mediated inhibition of translation; and sensory perception of sound. Part of RISC complex. Is expressed in cerebellum and telencephalon. Orthologous to human MIRLET7G (microRNA let-7g).