Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits zinc ion transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in chordate embryonic development; limb development; and zinc ion transport. Predicted to localize to plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; integumental system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human SLC39A1 (solute carrier family 39 member 1).