Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have monocarboxylic acid transmembrane transporter activity; organic cyclic compound binding activity; and protein homodimerization activity. Involved in several processes, including behavioral response to nutrient; glucose homeostasis; and regulation of insulin secretion. Localizes to the synapse. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in familial hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia 7. Orthologous to human SLC16A1 (solute carrier family 16 member 1).