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GO term:response to mechanical stimulus
Synonym: chemi-mechanical coupling
Synonym: mechanical stimulus response
GO id:GO:0009612
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 mechanical stimulus.
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to abiotic stimulus
                                is-acellular response to abiotic stimulus +
                                is-adetection of abiotic stimulus +
                                is-ainvasive growth in response to abiotic stimulus
                                is-aresponse to electrical stimulus +
                                is-aresponse to gravity +
                                is-aresponse to karrikin
                                is-aresponse to magnetism +
                                is-aresponse to mechanical stimulus [GO:0009612] (95 genes, 107 annotations)
                                        is-acellular response to mechanical stimulus
                                        is-adetection of mechanical stimulus +
                                        is-amechanosensory behavior +
                                        is-aresponse to auditory stimulus +
                                        is-aresponse to muscle stretch +
                                        is-athigmotropism
                                is-aresponse to osmotic stress +
                                is-aresponse to oxygen levels +
                                is-aresponse to pH +
                                is-aresponse to radiation +
                                is-aresponse to temperature stimulus +
                                is-aresponse to water +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to external stimulus
                                is-acellular response to external stimulus +
                                is-adetection of external stimulus +
                                is-aentrainment of circadian clock +
                                is-akinesis +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of response to external stimulus +
                                is-apigment accumulation +
                                is-apolyphenic determination, influence by environmental factors +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of response to external stimulus +
                                is-areflex +
                                regulatesregulation of response to external stimulus +
                                is-aresponse to external biotic stimulus +
                                is-aresponse to extracellular stimulus +
                                is-aresponse to mechanical stimulus [GO:0009612] (95 genes, 107 annotations)
                                        is-acellular response to mechanical stimulus
                                        is-adetection of mechanical stimulus +
                                        is-amechanosensory behavior +
                                        is-aresponse to auditory stimulus +
                                        is-aresponse to muscle stretch +
                                        is-athigmotropism
                                is-astartle response +
                                is-ataxis +
                                is-atropism +


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