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Term:
transition metal ion transport (GO:0000041)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aluminum cation transport 
calcium ion transport +   
lead ion transport  
lithium ion transport +  
magnesium ion transport +   
metal ion export +   
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regulation of metal ion transport +   
sodium ion transport +   
transition metal ion transport +   
The directed movement of transition metal ions into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. A transition metal is an element whose atom has an incomplete d-subshell of extranuclear electrons, or which gives rise to a cation or cations with an incomplete d-subshell. Transition metals often have more than one valency state. Biologically relevant transition metals include vanadium, manganese, iron, copper, cobalt, nickel, molybdenum and silver.

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Exact Synonyms: transition metal transport
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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