The stoichiometric coefficient represents the degree to which a chemical species participates in a reaction. It corresponds to the number of molecules of a reactant that are consumed or produced with each occurrence of a reaction event.
adapted from wikipedia [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stoichiometry]
- SBO:0000380 biochemical coefficient (is a)
Date of creation: 28 October 2009, 13:54
Date of last modification: 28 October 2009, 13:54