Term Information [More information on hyperosmotic response]

Accession
GO:0006972
Name
hyperosmotic response
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
HOG response, hypertonic response, response to hypertonicity
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 detection of, or exposure to, a hyperosmotic environment, i.e. an environment with a higher concentration of solutes than the organism or cell. Source: PMID:12142009, GOC:jl
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History
See term history for GO:0006972 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of hyperosmotic response (GO:0006972)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
hyperosmotic response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
hyperosmotic response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
hyperosmotic response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to abiotic stimulus (GO:0009628)
hyperosmotic response [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to stress (GO:0006950)
hyperosmotic response [is_a relation] is_a  response to osmotic stress (GO:0006970)
Children of hyperosmotic response (GO:0006972)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
cellular hyperosmotic response (GO:0071474) [is_a relation] is_a  hyperosmotic response
hyperosmotic salinity response (GO:0042538) [is_a relation] is_a  hyperosmotic response
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