Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits orexin receptor activity. Involved in phospholipase C-activating G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway. Predicted to localize to the integral component of plasma membrane. Used to study narcolepsy. Is expressed in several structures, including brain; genitourinary system; liver; lung; and spleen. Orthologous to human HCRTR2 (hypocretin receptor 2).