Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
2-arachidonylglyceryl-ether-skeleton - Monoalkylglycerol - Monoradylglycerol - Glycerolipid - Glycerol ether - Ether - Dialkyl ether - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as endocannabinoids. These are arachidonic acid derivatives containing either an N-acetylethanolamine(type 1) or a glycerol(types 2 and 3) moiety attached to the aliphatic tail.