Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have ATPase-coupled transmembrane transporter activity and lipid transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in lipid transport. Localizes to alveolar lamellar body membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including intestine; lung; metanephros; nervous system; and retina. Used to study pulmonary alveolar proteinosis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis. Orthologous to human ABCA3 (ATP binding cassette subfamily A member 3).