Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acid esters
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Carnitines Acyl cholines Beta hydroxy acids and derivatives Branched fatty acids Hydroxy fatty acids Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Tetraalkylammonium salts Carboxylic acid esters Carboxylic acid salts Carboxylic acids Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic oxides Carbonyl compounds Organic salts Organic zwitterions Amines Primary alcohols
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Acyl-carnitine - Carnitine - Acyl choline - Beta-hydroxy acid - Branched fatty acid - Hydroxy fatty acid - Choline - Hydroxy acid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Tetraalkylammonium salt - Quaternary ammonium salt - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid salt - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Organic nitrogen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Primary alcohol - Organic zwitterion - Organic salt - Carbonyl group - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Amine - Alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as acyl carnitines. These are organic compounds containing a fatty acid with the carboxylic acid attached to carnitine through an ester bond.