Definitions for "Biochemical pathway"
A network of interacting molecules that is responsible for a specific biochemical junction, such as a metabolic pathway or a signal transduction pathway.
Gk. bios, life + chemeia, alchemy] An ordered series of chemical reactions in a living cell, in which each step is catalyzed by a specific enzyme; different biochemical pathways serve different functions in the life of the cell.
a chain of reactions in which the products of one reaction become the substrates for the next reaction