Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Predicted to enable amino acid transmembrane transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in amino acid transport. Predicted to be located in cytosol and nucleoplasm. Predicted to be active in plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; eye; and pancreas trunk epithelium. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in retinitis pigmentosa 68. Orthologous to human SLC7A14 (solute carrier family 7 member 14).