Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.2.2)
Predicted to enable ABC-type xenobiotic transporter activity and lipid transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including cholesterol efflux; positive regulation of cholesterol efflux; and sphingomyelin biosynthetic process. Located in basolateral plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; eye; limb; male reproductive gland or organ; and nervous system. Orthologous to human ABCA8 (ATP binding cassette subfamily A member 8).