Pepsin vs Peptogenic - What's the difference?

pepsin | peptogenic |


As a noun pepsin

is pepsin (digestive enzyme).

As an adjective peptogenic is

(biochemistry) producing peptones or pepsin.

pepsin

English

(wikipedia pepsin)

Noun

  • (enzyme) A digestive enzyme that chemically digests, or breaks down, proteins into shorter chains of amino acids.
  • peptogenic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (biochemistry) Producing peptones or pepsin
  • (medicine) Aiding digestion