Purines and purine derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
6-thiopurine - Pyrimidine - N-substituted imidazole - Heteroaromatic compound - Imidazole - Azole - Organic disulfide - Azacycle - Sulfenyl compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organosulfur compound - Organonitrogen compound - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 6-thiopurines. These are compounds containing a purine that carries a thiol group at the 6-position. Purine is a bicyclic aromatic compound made up of a pyrimidine ring fused to an imidazole ring.