Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have mechanosensitive ion channel activity. Predicted to be involved in ion transport. Predicted to localize to 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).