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Term:
hyperosmotic response (GO:0006972)
Annotations: Rat: (49) Mouse: (35) Human: (28) Chinchilla: (23) Bonobo: (23) Dog: (28) Squirrel: (24)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellular response to osmotic stress +   
detection of osmotic stimulus 
hyperosmotic response +   
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.
hypotonic response +   
regulation of response to osmotic stress +   
regulation of translation in response to osmotic stress +  
response to non-ionic osmotic stress +   
response to salt stress +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: HOG response ;   hypertonic response ;   response to hypertonicity
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, PMID:12142009

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