Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have extracellularly ATP-gated cation channel activity. Predicted to be involved in ion transport and response to ATP. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including integral component of nuclear inner membrane; parallel fiber to Purkinje cell synapse; and postsynaptic specialization. Is expressed in heart. Orthologous to human P2RX6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6).