Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits calcium activated cation channel activity; potassium channel activity; and sodium channel activity. Involved in ion transmembrane transport. Predicted to localize to dendrite; integral component of plasma membrane; and neuronal cell body. Is expressed in several structures, including ganglia; genitourinary system; gut; hemolymphoid system gland; and liver and biliary system. Orthologous to human TRPM5 (transient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 5).