Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits organic cation transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in cation transport. Predicted to localize to the basolateral plasma membrane and integral component of plasma membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in acute kidney failure. Is expressed in several structures, including metanephros; nasal cavity mucosa; nervous system; placenta; and ureter. Orthologous to human SLC22A2 (solute carrier family 22 member 2).