header logo image header logo text
Downloads Login
General Information
OBO ID: GO:0006950
Term Name: response to stress Search Ontology:
  • response to abiotic stress
  • response to biotic stress
Definition: Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell or an organism (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of a disturbance in organismal or cellular homeostasis, usually, but not necessarily, exogenous (e.g. temperature, humidity, ionizing radiation).
  • MIPS_funcat:32.01
Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
expand   PHENOTYPE