DCA metabolically targets the mitochondria, involving inhibition of mitochondrial pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase, thus leading to selective apoptosis pressures by reactive oxygen species.

DCA highlights the Warburg effect in disease.

Publication of DCA in the peer-reviewed Journal of Medical Cases

DCA may also improve health status by reducing excess lactate or lactic acid –  American Journal of Physiology

DCA is a prescriptive item in Canada. People who are interested in its use need to be evaluated by a licensed healthcare professional.