Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Medium-chain fatty acids
Methyl-branched fatty acids Heterocyclic fatty acids Halogenated fatty acids Pyrimidines and pyrimidine derivatives Benzene and substituted derivatives Heteroaromatic compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Azacyclic compounds Organonitrogen compounds Organochlorides Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds Alkyl chlorides
Aromatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Medium-chain fatty acid - Branched fatty acid - Halogenated fatty acid - Heterocyclic fatty acid - Methyl-branched fatty acid - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Pyrimidine - Benzenoid - Heteroaromatic compound - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Azacycle - Organoheterocyclic compound - Organohalogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Alkyl halide - Alkyl chloride - Carbonyl group - Organochloride - Organonitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Aromatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as medium-chain fatty acids. These are fatty acids with an aliphatic tail that contains between 4 and 12 carbon atoms.