Purines and purine derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Pyrimidones Alkylarylthioethers N-substituted imidazoles Vinylogous amides Heteroaromatic compounds Ureas Lactams Azacyclic compounds Organooxygen compounds Organonitrogen compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
6-thiopurine - Aryl thioether - Pyrimidone - Alkylarylthioether - N-substituted imidazole - Pyrimidine - Azole - Imidazole - Heteroaromatic compound - Vinylogous amide - Lactam - Urea - Azacycle - Thioether - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - 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.