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Term:
response to blue light (GO:0009637)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (7) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellular response to light stimulus +   
cone photoresponse recovery 
de-etiolation 
detection of light stimulus +   
energy quenching +  
photoperiodism +   
photoprotection 
phototaxis +  
response to blue light +   
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 blue light stimulus. Blue light is electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength of between 440 and 500nm.
response to light intensity +   
response to red or far red light +   
response to UV +   
visual behavior +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: response to blue light stimulus
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, GOC:mtg_far_red

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