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Mesh term Mechanotransduction, Cellular

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Biomechanical Phenomena
Signal Transduction

Description

The process by which cells convert mechanical stimuli into a chemical response. It can occur in both cells specialized for sensing mechanical cues such as MECHANORECEPTORS, and in parenchymal cells whose primary function is not mechanosensory.



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