Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.4.0)
Enables lncRNA binding activity; mRNA binding activity; and translation initiation factor binding activity. Acts upstream of or within several processes, including mRNA splice site selection; regulation of alternative mRNA splicing, via spliceosome; and spermatid development. Located in cytoplasm and male germ cell nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including branchial arch; early embryo; musculature; nervous system; and testis. Orthologous to human CELF1 (CUGBP Elav-like family member 1).