As nouns the difference between peptide and nonpeptide
is that peptide
is while nonpeptide
is any material that is not a peptide.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(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
Any material that is not a peptide