Synonyms: GO:0051869, physiological response to stimulus
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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GO:0008150 - biological_process
GO:0006950 - response to stress (523) ,
GO:0006955 - immune response ,
GO:0009605 - response to external stimulus (94) ,
GO:0009607 - response to biotic stimulus (25) ,
GO:0009628 - response to abiotic stimulus (155) ,
GO:0009719 - response to endogenous stimulus (10) ,
GO:0042221 - response to chemical (244) ,
GO:0051606 - detection of stimulus (3) ,
GO:0051716 - cellular response to stimulus (359)
Unification Links: GO:0050896
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