Sugar transport protein (IPR010651)

Short name: Sugar_transport

Family relationships

  • Sugar transport protein (IPR010651)


This is a family of bacterial sugar transporters approximately 300 residues long. Members include glucose uptake proteins [PMID: 10438764], ribose transport proteins, and several putative and hypothetical membrane proteins probably involved in sugar transport across bacterial membranes.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0034219 carbohydrate transmembrane transport

Molecular Function

GO:0015144 carbohydrate transmembrane transporter activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016021 integral component of membrane

Contributing signatures

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