malate transmembrane transporter activity

id: GO:0015140
name: malate transmembrane transporter activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the transfer of malate from one side of the membrane to the other. Malate is a chiral hydroxydicarboxylic acid, hydroxybutanedioic acid. The (+) enantiomer is an important intermediate in metabolism as a component of both the TCA cycle and the glyoxylate cycle.

Child Functions

GO:0015366malate:hydrogen symporter activity
GO:0015367oxoglutarate:malate antiporter activity
GO:0043882malate:sodium symporter activity

Parent Functions

GO:0015556C4-dicarboxylate transmembrane transporter activity