As nouns the difference between peptide and alamethicin
is that peptide
is while alamethicin
is (medicine) a peptide antibiotic containing the amino acid 2-aminoisobutyric acid
that is not found in proteins.
(biochemistry) A class of organic compounds consisting of various numbers of amino acids in which the amine of one is reacted with the carboxylic acid of the next to form an amide bond.
(biochemistry) The peptide bond itself.
* See also
* peptide chain
(medicine) A peptide antibiotic containing the amino acid 2-aminoisobutyric acid that is not found in proteins