Term:response to stimulus
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Accession:GO:0050896 term browser browse the term
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 stimulus. The process begins with detection of the stimulus and ends with a change in state or activity or the cell or organism.
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Synonyms:exact_synonym: physiological response to stimulus
 alt_id: GO:0051869

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  biological_process 17896
    response to stimulus 9794
      cellular response to stimulus + 8288
      detection of stimulus + 1651
      immune response + 1328
      muscle adaptation + 139
      negative regulation of response to stimulus + 1597
      positive regulation of response to stimulus + 2218
      protein activation cascade + 14
      regulation of response to stimulus + 3908
      response to abiotic stimulus + 1471
      response to activity + 136
      response to biotic stimulus + 1464
      response to chemical + 6093
      response to endogenous stimulus + 1995
      response to estrogen + 137
      response to external stimulus + 2884
      response to inactivity + 22
      response to redox state + 13
      response to stimulus involved in regulation of muscle adaptation + 21
      response to stress + 3707
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