Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thia fatty acids
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Thia fatty acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - So-thioperoxol - Sulfenyl compound - N-organohydroxylamine - S-alkylsulfenate - Organic nitrogen compound - Organosulfur compound - Carbonyl group - Organonitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as thia fatty acids. These are fatty acid derivatives obtained by insertion of a sulfur atom at specific positions in the chain.