response to sterol depletion

id: GO:0006991
name: response to sterol depletion
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 deprivation of sterols. Sterols are a group of steroids characterized by the presence of one or more hydroxyl groups and a hydrocarbon side-chain in the molecule.

Child Functions

GO:0071501cellular response to sterol depletion

Parent Functions

GO:0006950response to stress