Ammonium transporter AmtB-like domain (IPR024041)

Short name: NH4_transpt_AmtB-like_dom

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Domain relationships



This ammonium transporter domain consists of a duplication of 2 structural repeats of five helices each plus one extra C-terminal helix. It has been described as a channel that spans the membrane 11 times [PMID: 15361618].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0015696 ammonium transport

Molecular Function

GO:0008519 ammonium transmembrane transporter activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016020 membrane

Contributing signatures

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