Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Cholesterols and derivatives
Aliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
Cholesterol-skeleton - Cholesterol - 3-beta-hydroxysteroid - 3-beta-hydroxy-delta-5-steroid - Hydroxysteroid - 3-hydroxysteroid - 3-hydroxy-delta-5-steroid - Delta-5-steroid - Cyclic alcohol - Secondary alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as cholesterols and derivatives. These are compounds containing a 3-hydroxylated cholestane core.