Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0042538 - hyperosmotic salinity response

Synonyms: response to hyperosmotic salt stress

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 detection of, or exposure to, an increase in the concentration of salt (particularly but not exclusively sodium and chloride ions) in the environment.

Parent Classes:
GO:0006972 - hyperosmotic response,
GO:0009651 - response to salt stress

Term Members:

Unification Links: GO:0042538

Report Errors or Provide Feedback
Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
Page generated by Pathway Tools version 19.5 (software by SRI International) on Wed Nov 25, 2015, biocyc11.