December 13, 2016

Dichloroacetic Acid and Cancer

Dichloroacetic acid or DCA is sometimes known as bichloroacetic acid or BCA. It is an analog of acetic acid. It is currently being studied as a […]
October 14, 2016

Dichloroacetic Acid and its Carcinogenic Behavior

Dichloroacetic acid or DCA is a chlorine disinfection byproduct found in the water supply. It has been investigated as a possible carcinogen in a mouse and […]
August 26, 2016

Dichloroacetic Acid and Cancer Cell Death

Dichloroacetic acid is an experimental cancer drug. It is also referred to as dichloroacetate or DCA. It appears to kill cancer cells by changing the metabolism […]
July 18, 2016

Dichloroacetic Acid Maybe Linked With the Promotion of Liver Cancer

Dichloroacetic acid is related to acetic acid, which is commonly known as vinegar.  It has been found to increase the risk of liver cancer in an […]
September 16, 2015

Dichloroacetic Acid

Often written as DCA, dichloroacetic acid (CHCl2COOH) is an acidic substance and a chemical analog of acetic acid. DCA salts and esters are known as dichloroacetate, […]