Lipids and lipid-like molecules
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Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Monoalkylglycerophosphoethanolamine - Phosphoethanolamine - Glycerol ether - Dialkyl phosphate - Alkyl phosphate - Organic phosphoric acid derivative - Phosphoric acid ester - Dialkyl ether - Ether - Organic oxide - Primary alcohol - Organic nitrogen compound - Primary amine - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Alcohol - Primary aliphatic amine - Organic oxygen compound - Amine - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as monoalkylglycerophosphoethanolamines. These are glycerophosphoethanolamines that carry exactly one alkyl chain attached to the glycerol moiety through a ether linkage.