Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits anion:anion antiporter activity and bicarbonate transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in bicarbonate transport; chloride transport; and regulation of pH. Localizes to apical plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including adrenal gland; nervous system; neural retina; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human SLC26A9 (solute carrier family 26 member 9).