high-affinity iron ion transport

id: GO:0006827
name: high-affinity iron ion transport
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The directed, high-affinity movement of iron (Fe) ions into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. In high affinity transport the transporter is able to bind the solute even if it is only present at very low concentrations.

Child Functions

GO:0015683high-affinity ferric iron transport

Parent Functions

GO:0034755iron ion transmembrane transport