Purines and purine derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aminopyrimidines and derivatives Imidazoles Heteroaromatic compounds Sulfenyl compounds Organic transition metal salts Azacyclic compounds Transition metal alkyls Primary amines Hydrocarbon derivatives Alkyl mercury compounds Organic anions
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
6-thiopurine - Aminopyrimidine - Pyrimidine - Azole - Imidazole - Heteroaromatic compound - Azacycle - Sulfenyl compound - Organic transition metal salt - Organic metal salt - Organic nitrogen compound - Amine - Primary amine - Organosulfur compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organometallic compound - Organomercurial-compound - Organic transition metal moeity - Hydrocarbon derivative - Alkyl mercury compound - Transition metal alkyl - Organic anion - 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.