biotin transporter activity

id: GO:0015225
name: biotin transporter activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Enables the directed movement of biotin into, out of or within a cell, or between cells. Biotin is cis-tetrahydro-2-oxothieno(3,4-d)imidazoline-4-valeric acid; the (+) enantiomer is very widely distributed in cells and serves as a carrier in a number of enzymatic beta-carboxylation reactions.

Parent Functions

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