Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits L-glutamine transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in glutamine transport. Localizes to axon and basolateral plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; extraembryonic component; genitourinary system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human SLC38A1 (solute carrier family 38 member 1).