Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits alpha1-adrenergic receptor activity. Involved in several processes, including positive regulation of protein phosphorylation; regulation of muscle system process; and regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure. Localizes to membrane. Is expressed in brain; embryo; heart; metencephalon; and midbrain-hindbrain junction. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Alzheimer's disease and hypertension. Orthologous to human ADRA1A (adrenoceptor alpha 1A).