Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits bicarbonate transmembrane transporter activity and chloride channel activity. Involved in bicarbonate transport; chloride transport; and gastric acid secretion. Localizes to basolateral plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; limb; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human SLC26A7 (solute carrier family 26 member 7).