response to osmotic stress

id: GO:0006970
name: response to osmotic stress
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 stimulus indicating an increase or decrease in the concentration of solutes outside the organism or cell.

Child Functions

GO:0006971hypotonic response
GO:0006972hyperosmotic response
GO:0009651response to salt stress
GO:0010335response to non-ionic osmotic stress
GO:0043557regulation of translation in response to osmotic stress
GO:0043575detection of osmotic stimulus
GO:0071470cellular response to osmotic stress

Parent Functions

GO:0006950response to stress
GO:0009628response to abiotic stimulus