Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Contributes to potassium channel activity. Predicted to be involved in defense response to virus; potassium ion import across plasma membrane; and response to drug. Localizes to the sarcolemma and sarcomere. Used to study coronary artery disease. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in dilated cardiomyopathy; dilated cardiomyopathy 1O; familial atrial fibrillation; and hypertrichotic osteochondrodysplasia Cantu type. Orthologous to human ABCC9 (ATP binding cassette subfamily C member 9).