L-ascorbic acid transporter activity

id: GO:0015229
name: L-ascorbic acid transporter activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Enables the directed movement of L-ascorbate into, out of or within a cell, or between cells. L-ascorbate, (2R)-2-[(1S)-1,2-dihydroxyethyl]-4-hydroxy-5-oxo-2,5-dihydrofuran-3-olate, is vitamin C and has co-factor and anti-oxidant activities in many species.

Child Functions

GO:0070890sodium-dependent L-ascorbate transmembrane transporter activity

Parent Functions

GO:0051183vitamin transporter activity