monosaccharide transport

id: GO:0015749
name: monosaccharide transport
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The directed movement of monosaccharides into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. Monosaccharides are the simplest carbohydrates; they are polyhydric alcohols containing either an aldehyde or a keto group and between three to ten or more carbon atoms. They form the constitutional repeating units of oligo- and polysaccharides.

Child Functions

GO:0008645hexose transport
GO:0015717triose phosphate transport
GO:0015735uronic acid transport
GO:0015739sialic acid transport
GO:0015750pentose transport

Parent Functions

GO:0008643carbohydrate transport