Family

Magnesium transporter NIPA (IPR008521)

Short name: Mg_trans_NIPA

Family relationships

None.

Description

NIPA (nonimprinted in Prader-Willi/Angelman syndrome) is a family of integral membrane proteins which function as magnesium transporters [PMID: 17166836, PMID: 18667602]. This entry also includes a group of uncharacterised bacterial proteins, such as Cgl0250 (UniProt:P42459) from Corynebacterium glutamicum.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0015693 magnesium ion transport

Molecular Function

GO:0015095 magnesium ion transmembrane transporter activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016021 integral component of membrane

Contributing signatures

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