Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have zinc ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in zinc ion import into synaptic vesicle. Localizes to integral component of synaptic vesicle membrane and plasma membrane. Is expressed in cerebral cortex; cortical layer V; cortical subplate; heart; and limb. Orthologous to human TMEM163 (transmembrane protein 163).