Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thia fatty acids
Fatty acid esters N-acyl amines Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Sulfonyls Organosulfonic acids Alkanesulfonic acids Secondary carboxylic acid amides Carboxylic acid esters Carboxylic acids Organonitrogen compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Fatty acid ester - Thia fatty acid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Fatty amide - N-acyl-amine - Alkanesulfonic acid - Sulfonyl - Organosulfonic acid - Organosulfonic acid or derivatives - Organic sulfonic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxamide group - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organonitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Carbonyl group - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Organosulfur compound - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as thia fatty acids. These are fatty acid derivatives obtained by insertion of a sulfur atom at specific positions in the chain.