MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0008643 - carbohydrate transport

Synonyms: GO:0006861, GO:0008644

Definition: The directed movement of carbohydrate into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. Carbohydrates are any of a group of organic compounds based of the general formula Cx(H2O)y.

Parent Classes:
GO:0071702 - organic substance transport,
GO:0044765 - single-organism transport

Child Classes:
GO:0009401 - phosphoenolpyruvate-dependent sugar phosphotransferase system (48),
GO:0015749 - monosaccharide transport (48),
GO:0015772 - oligosaccharide transport (14),
GO:0015774 - polysaccharide transport (9),
GO:0015778 - hexuronide transport (1),
GO:0015793 - glycerol transport (3),
GO:0015795 - sorbitol transport (2),
GO:0015796 - galactitol transport (5),
GO:0015797 - mannitol transport (2),
GO:0034219 - carbohydrate transmembrane transport (41),
GO:0042873 - aldonate transport (6),
GO:0051476 - mannosylglycerate transport (1),
GO:0097319 - carbohydrate import into cell (6)

Term Members:
predicted PTS permease - SgcB subunit,
lipoprotein required for capsular polysaccharide translocation through the outer membrane (wza),
predicted PTS permease - FrwC subunit,
predicted PTS permease - FrvA subunit,
predicted PTS permease - SgcA subunit,
GlvB subunit of predicted PTS permease (pseudogene),
AgaX (yadI),
predicted PTS permease - FrvB subunit,
fructose PTS permease - FruA subunit,
predicted PTS permease - SgcC subunit,
predicted PTS permease - FrwB subunit,
fructose PTS permease - FruB subunit,
MalX PTS permease,
2-O-α-mannosyl-D-glycerate PTS permease (mngA),
chitobiose PTS permease - ChbB subunit,
chitobiose PTS permease - ChbC subunit,
chitobiose PTS permease - ChbA subunit,
galactitol PTS permease - GatA subunit,
galactitol PTS permease - GatB subunit,
galactitol PTS permease - GatC subunit,
L-ascorbate PTS permease - UlaA subunit,
AscF monomer,
glucose PTS permease - PtsG subunit,
mannose PTS permease - ManX subunit,
mannose PTS permease - ManY subunit,
mannose PTS permease - ManZ subunit,
trehalose PTS permease - TreB subunit,
Enzyme IIAGlc; Crr,
N-acetylmuramic acid PTS permease / anhydro-N-acetylmuramic acid permease (murP),
predicted PTS permease - CmtA subunit,
predicted PTS permease - CmtB subunit,
sorbitol PTS permease - SrlE subunit,
sorbitol PTS permease - SrlB subunit,
sorbitol PTS permease - SrlA subunit,
xylose ABC transporter - periplasmic binding protein (xylF),
xylose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (xylH),
xylose ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (xylG),
arabinose ABC transporter - periplasmic binding protein (araF),
arabinose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (araH),
arabinose ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (araG),
D-allose ABC transporter - periplasmic binding protein (alsB),
D-allose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (alsC),
D-allose ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (alsA),
maltose ABC transporter - periplasmic binding protein (malE),
maltose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (malG),
maltose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (malF),
maltose ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (malK),
glycerol-3-phosphate ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (ugpC),
galactose ABC transporter - periplasmic binding protein (mglB),
galactose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (mglC),
galactose ABC transporter - ATP binding subunit (mglA),
ribose ABC transporter - putative periplasmic binding protein (rbsB),
ribose ABC transporter - membrane subunit (rbsC),
ribose ABC transporter - putative ATP binding subunit (rbsA),
fucose:H+ symporter (fucP),
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-D-gluconate:H+ symporter (kdgT),
arabinose efflux transporter (ydeA),
sugar / lactose efflux transporter SetA,
sugar / lactose efflux transporter SetB,
arabinose:H+ symporter (araE),
rhamnose / lyxose:H+ symporter (rhaT),
xylose:H+ symporter (xylE),
galactose:H+ symporter (galP),
galactonate:H+ symporter (lgoT),
lactose / melibiose:H+ symporter LacY,
melibiose:H+/Na+/Li+ symporter (melB),
L-idonate / 5-ketogluconate / gluconate transporter IdnT,
gluconate transporter GntU,
gluconate transporter GntT,
gluconate / fructuronate transporter GntP,
C4 dicarboxylate / orotate:H+ symporter (dctA),
hexose-6-phosphate:phosphate antiporter (uhpT),
N-acetylneuraminate:H+ symporter (nanT),
N-acetylneuraminic acid outer membrane channel (nanC),
chitobiose outer membrane porin (chiP),
HPr (ptsH)

Unification Links: GO:0008643

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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