Due to the latest scientific researches men have one more significant excuse to visit the pubs. The scientists have found out that hops includes a substance called xanthohumol that prevents prostate cancer.

Previously, it has been proved by scientists, that this substance prevents the development women’s hormones causing the breast cancer. Though now the xanthohumol according to newest researches prevents a prostate cancer.

These facts were received from the Highdelberg Center of Research the cancer diseases. As the head of the center Dr. Clarissa Gerhaus said: the xanthohumol plays a role of molecular switch that blocks the development of malignant cells.

More detailed information about these researches was provided at a scientific conference on the prevention of cancer cells in Houston.