Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have double-stranded RNA binding activity and neutral amino acid transmembrane transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in L-leucine import across plasma membrane and response to exogenous dsRNA. Localizes to the apical pole of neuron and synapse. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and spinal cord. Orthologous to human SLC3A2 (solute carrier family 3 member 2).