Term Information [More information on defense response]

Accession
GO:0006952
Name
defense response
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
alt. id: GO:0002217, GO:0042829
defence response, physiological defense response, antimicrobial peptide activity, defense/immunity protein activity
Definition
Reactions, triggered in response to the presence of a foreign body or the occurrence of an injury, which result in restriction of damage to the organism attacked or prevention/recovery from the infection caused by the attack. Source: GOC:go_curators
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006952 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of defense response (GO:0006952)
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defense response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
defense response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
defense response [is_a relation] is_a  response to stress (GO:0006950)
Children of defense response (GO:0006952)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
behavioral defense response (GO:0002209) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
cellular defense response (GO:0006968) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
clearance of foreign intracellular DNA (GO:0044355) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response by callose deposition (GO:0052542) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response by callose deposition in cell wall (GO:0052544) [part_of relation] part_of  defense response
defense response by cell wall thickening (GO:0052482) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to bacterium (GO:0042742) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to fungus (GO:0050832) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to insect (GO:0002213) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to nematode (GO:0002215) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to oomycetes (GO:0002229) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to other organism (GO:0098542) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to tumor cell (GO:0002357) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
defense response to virus (GO:0051607) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
inflammatory response (GO:0006954) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
innate immune response (GO:0045087) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
intracellular defense response (GO:0002818) [is_a relation] is_a  defense response
negative regulation of defense response (GO:0031348) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  defense response
positive regulation of defense response (GO:0031349) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  defense response
regulation of defense response (GO:0031347) [regulates relation] regulates  defense response
respiratory burst involved in defense response (GO:0002679) [part_of relation] part_of  defense response
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