Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have transmembrane transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in urate metabolic process and urate transport. Predicted to localize to apical plasma membrane and integral component of membrane. Is expressed in cortical renal tubule and lower jaw molar. Orthologous to human SLC17A1 (solute carrier family 17 member 1).