Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have zinc ion transmembrane transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in cellular zinc ion homeostasis and zinc ion import across plasma membrane. Localizes to endoplasmic reticulum. Is expressed in cerebral cortex ventricular layer; cortical plate; and embryo. Orthologous to human SLC39A6 (solute carrier family 39 member 6).