Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits RNA binding activity and zinc ion binding activity. Involved in several processes, including hematopoietic or lymphoid organ development; lymphocyte homeostasis; and negative regulation of lymphocyte activation. Localizes to the P-body and cytoplasmic stress granule. Used to study peripheral T-cell lymphoma and systemic lupus erythematosus. Orthologous to human RC3H1 (ring finger and CCCH-type domains 1).