Hoffman B M Lantum et al.
Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology, 70(2), 261-268 (2002-11-21)
Dichloroacetic acid (DCA), chlorofluoroacetic acid (CFA), and difluoroacetic acid (DFA) are inhibitors of pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase. DCA is used for the clinical management of congenital lactic acidosis. Glutathione transferase zeta (GSTZ1-1) catalyzes the biotransformation of DCA and CFA, and DCA