Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thia fatty acids
Vinylogous thioesters Unsaturated fatty acids Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Acrylic acids and derivatives Thioenol ethers Sulfenyl compounds Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Thia fatty acid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Unsaturated fatty acid - Vinylogous thioester - Acrylic acid or derivatives - Thioenolether - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Sulfenyl compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - 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.