response to heat

id: GO:0009408
name: response to heat
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: 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 heat stimulus, a temperature stimulus above the optimal temperature for that organism.

Child Functions

GO:0010286heat acclimation
GO:0034605cellular response to heat

Parent Functions

GO:0006950response to stress
GO:0009266response to temperature stimulus