Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have sodium:inorganic phosphate symporter activity. Predicted to be involved in phosphate ion transmembrane transport. Predicted to localize to the integral component of plasma membrane. Used to study basal ganglia calcification. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in basal ganglia calcification. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; liver; male reproductive gland or organ; spleen; and yolk sac. Orthologous to human SLC20A2 (solute carrier family 20 member 2).