TRPC6 is a symbol for the gene, Transient receptor potential cation channel, subfamily C, member 6, in humans. Other names include: Short transient receptor potential channel 6; Transient receptor protein 6; TRP-6; TrpC6; FSGS2; TRP6. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 931 and a mass of 106.3 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. TRPC6 is a member of the Transient receptor (TC 1.A.4) family, STrpC subfamily, TRPC6 sub-subfamily. This gene shares homology with other species, including: Mouse, Rat, Zebrafish, Frog, Chicken.