Phenylpropanoids and polyketides
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Flavan-3-ols - Catechins
3'-hydroxyflavonoids 4'-hydroxyflavonoids 5-hydroxyflavonoids 7-hydroxyflavonoids 1-benzopyrans Pyrogallols and derivatives 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoids 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoids Alkyl aryl ethers Benzene and substituted derivatives Carboxylic acid esters Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Oxacyclic compounds Polyols Carbonyl compounds Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic oxides
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Epigallocatechin - 3'-hydroxyflavonoid - 4'-hydroxyflavonoid - 5-hydroxyflavonoid - 7-hydroxyflavonoid - Hydroxyflavonoid - Chromane - Benzopyran - 1-benzopyran - Benzenetriol - Pyrogallol derivative - Phenol - 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid - Alkyl aryl ether - 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoid - Benzenoid - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Carboxylic acid ester - Polyol - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Ether - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - 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.