The following studies should show to what extent these substances may help in the treatment of obesity.
Scientists led by Professor Klaus Hellerbrand from the German University of Erlangen-Nuremberg found in the composition of beer, two substances with a positive influence on health.
This is stated in the message on the website of the medical faculty of the University, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to rambler.ru.
As noted, a useful chemical compound xanthohumol and ISO-alpha-bitter acids contained in hops.
A team of scientists found that xanthohumol helps to avoid fatty steatosis (fatty liver) and prevent the appearance of scars on the tissues of the body, destroys cancer cells and prevents weight gain.
It is also reported that ISO-alpha-bitter acids that can inhibit the development of liver damage have a positive effect on glucose metabolism and fat metabolism.
According to the researchers, the following research must show to what extent these substances may help in the treatment of obesity, diabetes, and cancer.