Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have intracellular sodium activated potassium channel activity and outward rectifier potassium channel activity. Predicted to be involved in potassium ion transport. Predicted to localize to integral component of membrane and plasma membrane. Is expressed in central nervous system; dorsal root ganglion; and genitourinary system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy 5 and early infantile epileptic encephalopathy 14. Orthologous to human KCNT1 (potassium sodium-activated channel subfamily T member 1).