OBO ID: GO:0015399
Term Name: primary active transmembrane transporter activity Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • primary active transporter
Definition: Enables the transfer of a solute from one side of a membrane to the other, up the solute's concentration gradient, by binding the solute and undergoing a series of conformational changes. Transport works equally well in either direction and is powered by a primary energy source, directly using ATP. Primary energy sources known to be coupled to transport are chemical, electrical and solar sources. 0815340729
References:
  • TC:3
Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available