Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits L-glutamate transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in aspartate transmembrane transport and malate-aspartate shuttle. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Used to study citrullinemia. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; lung; and nose. Orthologous to human SLC25A13 (solute carrier family 25 member 13).