Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits D-glucose transmembrane transporter activity and dehydroascorbic acid transmembrane transporter activity. Involved in dehydroascorbic acid transport and glucose transmembrane transport. Localizes to acrosomal membrane and plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; branchial arch; central nervous system; early conceptus; and genitourinary system. Orthologous to several human genes including SLC2A3 (solute carrier family 2 member 3).