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pathway

1. Education courses taken by a student to gain entry to a higher course or towards a final qualification
2. Biochem a chain of reactions associated with a particular metabolic process
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The addition of extensive genome sequencing data and computationally inferred metabolic pathways in BioCyc 18.
Since there are no known natural pathways leading to propylene in microorganisms, creating a process for the direct bio-production of propylene required the design of an artificial metabolic pathway based on previously unknown enzymatic reactions and on novel metabolic intermediates.
This suggests that a two-pronged strategy aimed at blocking both metabolic pathways may be called for.
If any approach on paper can help clarify metabolic pathways, this is the best I have seen.
0 contains data on metabolic pathways from the well known KEGG* suite of databases which has been optimized by LION for use in the pathSCOUT system.
Once the metabolic pathways are saturated, excess nutrients either accumulate in the tissues or are excreted (depending on whether they are fat or water soluble).
Often, annotated genes are arranged into commonly identified metabolic pathways, and certain key activities are "missing.
Our metabolic pathways are designed to cope with an unpredictable food supply.
They block hormonal actions and metabolic pathways associated with cancer evolution, stimulate enzymes that flush out carcinogens and suppress the growth and division of cancer cells.
a biotechnology company focused on the development of breakthrough drugs targeting oxygen metabolic pathways in cancer, fibrosis and other human diseases, today announced an $11 million Series A venture capital financing.
He addresses mammalian protein and amino acid requirements, methods used to determine them, and individual amino acids by their metabolic origin, with discussion of their biosynthesis, major metabolic roles, and catabolism, as well as regulatory mechanisms for these metabolic pathways and metabolic and genetic diseases affecting metabolism of amino acids.
We want to take advantage of a plant's metabolic pathways to make biofuel directly.