mechanically-gated ion channel activity

id: GO:0008381
name: mechanically-gated ion channel activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the transmembrane transfer of an ion by a channel that opens in response to a mechanical stress.

Child Functions

GO:0015275stretch-activated, cation-selective, calcium channel activity
GO:0043854cyclic nucleotide-gated mechanosensitive ion channel activity

Parent Functions

GO:0005216ion channel activity
GO:0022833mechanically gated channel activity