folic acid transporter activity

id: GO:0008517
name: folic acid transporter activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Enables the directed movement of folic acid (pteroylglutamic acid) into, out of or within a cell, or between cells. Folic acid is widely distributed as a member of the vitamin B complex and is essential for the synthesis of purine and pyrimidines.

Child Functions

GO:00152315-formyltetrahydrofolate transporter activity

Parent Functions

GO:0051183vitamin transporter activity
GO:0051184cofactor transporter activity