Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.2.0)
Acts upstream of or within several processes, including cellular response to forskolin; cellular response to leukemia inhibitory factor; and mRNA cleavage involved in gene silencing by miRNA. Is expressed in embryo and tail. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in hepatocellular carcinoma. Orthologous to human MIR196A2 (microRNA 196a-2).