Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have V1A vasopressin receptor binding activity; peptide hormone binding activity; and vasopressin receptor activity. Involved in regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure by vasopressin. Predicted to localize to endocytic vesicle; endosome; and integral component of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; eye; genitourinary system; and immune system. Used to study schizophrenia. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in hypertension. Orthologous to human AVPR1A (arginine vasopressin receptor 1A).