Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thia fatty acids
N-acyl amines Sulfonyls Organosulfonic acids Alkanesulfonic acids Secondary carboxylic acid amides Carboxylic acid salts Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Organonitrogen compounds Organic sodium salts Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds Organic cations
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Thia fatty acid - Fatty amide - N-acyl-amine - Organic sulfonic acid or derivatives - Organosulfonic acid or derivatives - Organosulfonic acid - Sulfonyl - Alkanesulfonic acid - Carboxylic acid salt - Carboxamide group - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Organic alkali metal salt - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic nitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Organic salt - Organic sodium salt - Organic cation - 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.