OBO ID: CHEBI:16670
Term Name: peptide Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Peptid
  • Peptide
  • peptides
  • peptido
  • peptidos
Definition: Amide derived from two or more amino carboxylic acid molecules (the same or different) by formation of a covalent bond from the carbonyl carbon of one to the nitrogen atom of another with formal loss of water. The term is usually applied to structures formed from alpha-amino acids, but it includes those derived from any amino carboxylic acid. X = OH, OR, NH2, NHR, etc.
References:
  • KEGG:C00012
Ontology: Chebi
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