Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have inward rectifier potassium channel activity. Predicted to be involved in potassium ion import across plasma membrane. Predicted to localize to the integral component of membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Leber congenital amaurosis 16. Orthologous to human KCNJ13 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily J member 13).