Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thiophosphate diesters Glycerol ethers Cholines Fatty acids and conjugates Tetraalkylammonium salts Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Dialkyl ethers Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds Amines Organic cations
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Glycero-3-thiophosphocholine - Choline - Glycerol ether - Thiophosphate diester - Thiophosphoric acid ester - Fatty acid - Organic thiophosphoric acid or derivatives - Tetraalkylammonium salt - Quaternary ammonium salt - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Dialkyl ether - Ether - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Amine - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organonitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic cation - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as glycero-3-thiophosphocholines. These are glycerolipids in which the glycerol moiety is esterified at two positions with a fatty acyl chain, and linked a third position (O3) with a thiophosphocholine.