Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Acylaminosugars Diterpenoids N-acyl-alpha-hexosamines Hexoses N-acyl amines Oxanes Secondary carboxylic acid amides 1,2-diols Hemiacetals Secondary alcohols Oxacyclic compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Primary alcohols Carbonyl compounds Organonitrogen compounds
Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Diterpenoid - Retinoid skeleton - Acylaminosugar - N-acyl-alpha-hexosamine - Hexose monosaccharide - Monosaccharide - N-acyl-amine - Oxane - 1,2-diol - Carboxamide group - Hemiacetal - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Secondary alcohol - Carboxylic acid derivative - Oxacycle - Organoheterocyclic compound - Polyol - Alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Carbonyl group - Primary alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as retinoids. These are oxygenated derivatives of 3,7-dimethyl-1-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohex-1-enyl)nona-1,3,5,7-tetraene and derivatives thereof.