Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have 3',5'-cyclic-GMP phosphodiesterase activity; cGMP binding activity; and metal ion binding activity. Involved in phototransduction, visible light; retinal cone cell development; and visual perception. Predicted to localize to plasma membrane. Used to study achromatopsia. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cone-rod dystrophy. Is expressed in brain and retina. Orthologous to human PDE6C (phosphodiesterase 6C).