name: iron ion transmembrane transporter activity
The contents of this box are automatically generated. You can help by adding information to the "Notes"
def: "Enables the transfer of iron (Fe) ions from one side of a membrane to the other." [GOC:ai]
comment: An example of this is mouse ferroportin (UniProtKB:Q9JHI9), which transports iron out of the cell.
synonym: "iron cation channel activity" EXACT 
synonym: "iron channel activity" EXACT 
synonym: "iron transporter activity" EXACT 
synonym: "multicopper ferroxidase iron transport mediator activity" RELATED 
synonym: "transmembrane iron ion permease activity" EXACT 
synonym: "transmembrane iron permease activity" EXACT 
synonym: "zinc, iron permease activity" RELATED 
is_a: GO:0046915 ! transition metal ion transmembrane transporter activity
relationship: part_of: GO:0034755 ! iron ion transmembrane transport
Gene Ontology Home
See Help:References for how to manage references in GONUTS.
This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total.
Pages in category "GO:0005381 ! iron ion transmembrane transporter activity"
The following 33 pages are in this category, out of 33 total.
Jump to pages starting with: C E H O P R S T W