Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have neurotransmitter:sodium symporter activity. Involved in brain development. Predicted to localize to GABA-ergic synapse; glutamatergic synapse; and integral component of synaptic vesicle membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including nervous system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal recessive non-syndromic intellectual disability. Orthologous to human SLC6A17 (solute carrier family 6 member 17).