Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits arginine transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in arginine transport. Predicted to localize to plasma membrane and protein-containing complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; cranium; genitourinary system; and immune system. Orthologous to human SLC7A1 (solute carrier family 7 member 1).