Mechanotransduction, Cellular


Cellular Mechanotransduction

Mechanical Signal Transduction

Mechanosensory Transduction

Signal Transduction, Mechanical

Transduction, Mechanosensory

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.