phage shock

id: GO:0009271
name: phage shock
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A response by bacterial cells to a variety of stresses including filamentous phage infection, mislocalization of envelope proteins, extremes of temperature, osmolarity or ethanol concentration, and the presence of proton ionophores such as carbonylcyanide m-chlorophenylhydrazone (CCCP), that involves expression of the phage shock protein operon, and acts to protect the bacterial cells from damage.

Parent Functions

GO:0006950response to stress
GO:0009615response to virus