peptide bond

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peptide bond

n.
The chemical bond between carboxyl groups and amino groups of neighboring amino acids, forming an amide group and constituting the primary linkage of all protein structures.

peptide bond

n
(Biochemistry) biochem a chemical amide linkage, –NH–CO–, formed by the condensation of the amino group of one amino acid with the carboxyl group of another
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Noun1.peptide bond - the primary linkage of all protein structures; the chemical bond between the carboxyl groups and amino groups that unites a peptide
bond, chemical bond - an electrical force linking atoms
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Compared to controls, after just 30 days, significant improvements were observed for the milk peptide group in symptoms related to digestion (65.
The improvement seen in the peptide group was equivalent to the improvement on traditional anti-depressant medication".
In positions 1 and 3 in front of the PEQ motif, a P and a Q residue, respectively, occurred significantly more frequently than in peptide group 2.