Sugar efflux (IPR004750)

Short name: Sugar_efflux

Family relationships


This family of proteins is an efflux system for lactose, glucose, aromatic glucosides and galactosides, cellobiose, maltose, a-methyl glucoside and other sugar compounds. They are found in both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0008643 carbohydrate transport

Molecular Function

GO:0015542 sugar efflux transmembrane transporter activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016021 integral component of membrane

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.