Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have ion channel activity and mechanosensitive ion channel activity. Predicted to be involved in ion transport. Predicted to localize to the Golgi apparatus; endoplasmic reticulum; and nuclear membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in epidermodysplasia verruciformis. Orthologous to human TMC6 (transmembrane channel like 6).