Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits L-amino acid transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in sodium ion transport. Localizes to axon and neuronal cell body. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; integumental system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human SLC38A7 (solute carrier family 38 member 7).