Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have extracellularly ATP-gated cation channel activity. Predicted to be involved in protein heterooligomerization. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including the integral component of nuclear inner membrane; integral component of postsynaptic specialization membrane; and parallel fiber to Purkinje cell synapse. Is expressed in heart. Orthologous to human P2RX6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6).