Purines and purine derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Alkylarylthioethers Pyrimidines and pyrimidine derivatives Imidazoles Heteroaromatic compounds Ureas Sulfenyl compounds Azacyclic compounds Organonitrogen compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
6-thiopurine - Aryl thioether - Alkylarylthioether - Pyrimidine - Azole - Imidazole - Heteroaromatic compound - Urea - Thioether - Azacycle - Sulfenyl compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - 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.