Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have ATP binding activity; sulfonylurea receptor binding activity; and voltage-gated potassium channel activity. Involved in several processes, including defense response to virus; response to exogenous dsRNA; and response to lipopolysaccharide. Localizes to the myofibril. Used to study coronary artery disease. Is expressed in genitourinary system and heart. Orthologous to human KCNJ8 (potassium inwardly rectifying channel subfamily J member 8).