Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
2-monoacylglycerols Fatty acid esters Benzene and substituted derivatives Sulfonyls Sulfonyl fluorides Organosulfonic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acid esters Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Primary alcohols Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
2-arachidonoylglycerol-skeleton - 2-acyl-sn-glycerol - Monoradylglycerol - Monoacylglycerol - Glycerolipid - Fatty acid ester - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Fatty acyl - Benzenoid - Sulfonyl - Sulfonyl halide - Sulfonyl fluoride - Organosulfonic acid or derivatives - Organic sulfonic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organosulfur compound - Primary alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as endocannabinoids. These are arachidonic acid derivatives containing either an N-acetylethanolamine(type 1) or a glycerol(types 2 and 3) moiety attached to the aliphatic tail.