Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits ion channel binding activity. Involved in endoplasmic reticulum calcium ion homeostasis and negative regulation of endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway. Localizes to Golgi apparatus and endoplasmic reticulum. Is expressed in cortical plate and genitourinary system. Orthologous to human GRINA (glutamate ionotropic receptor NMDA type subunit associated protein 1).