Term Information [More information on response to light stimulus]

Accession
GO:0009416
Name
response to light stimulus
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
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 light stimulus, electromagnetic radiation of wavelengths classified as infrared, visible or ultraviolet light. Source: GOC:go_curators, ISBN:0582227089
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0009416 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of response to light stimulus (GO:0009416)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
response to light stimulus [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
response to light stimulus [is_a relation] is_a  response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
response to light stimulus [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to abiotic stimulus (GO:0009628)
response to light stimulus [is_a relation] is_a  response to radiation (GO:0009314)
Children of response to light stimulus (GO:0009416)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
cellular response to light stimulus (GO:0071482) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
cone photoresponse recovery (GO:0036368) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
de-etiolation (GO:0009704) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
detection of light stimulus (GO:0009583) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
energy quenching (GO:1990066) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
photoperiodism (GO:0009648) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
photoprotection (GO:0010117) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
phototaxis (GO:0042331) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
response to blue light (GO:0009637) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
response to light intensity (GO:0009642) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
response to red or far red light (GO:0009639) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
response to UV (GO:0009411) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
visual behavior (GO:0007632) [is_a relation] is_a  response to light stimulus
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