Phenylpropanoids and polyketides
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Flavan-3-ols - Catechins
3'-hydroxyflavonoids 4'-hydroxyflavonoids 5-hydroxyflavonoids 7-hydroxyflavonoids Lineolic acids and derivatives 1-benzopyrans Pyrogallols and derivatives Fatty acid esters Alkyl aryl ethers 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoids 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoids Benzene and substituted derivatives Carboxylic acid esters Oxacyclic compounds Polyols Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds Organic oxides
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Epigallocatechin - 3'-hydroxyflavonoid - 4'-hydroxyflavonoid - 5-hydroxyflavonoid - 7-hydroxyflavonoid - Hydroxyflavonoid - Octadecanoid - Chromane - Benzopyran - 1-benzopyran - Pyrogallol derivative - Benzenetriol - Phenol - Alkyl aryl ether - Fatty acid ester - 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoid - 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid - Benzenoid - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Fatty acyl - Carboxylic acid ester - Organoheterocyclic compound - Polyol - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Oxacycle - Ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Carbonyl group - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as epigallocatechins. These are compounds containing epigallocatechin or a derivative. Epigallocatechin is a flavan-3-ol containing a benzopyran-3,5,7-triol linked to a 3,4,5-hydroxyphenyl moiety.