Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Acts upstream of or within several processes, including SMAD protein signal transduction; cellular response to leukemia inhibitory factor; and hematopoietic stem cell differentiation. Part of RISC complex. Is expressed in cerebral cortex; embryo; retina; telencephalon; and upper lip. Orthologous to human MIR181C (microRNA 181c).