Scientists have made a step towards a cure for prostate cancer
Prostate cancer is one of the main causes of death among men, after heart disease, lung cancer and melanoma. According to the World Health Organization, to 65-70 years with this terrible disease face every fourth man. The probability of a successful cure depends on how quickly found the problem, so scientists are developing as an early detection technologies and methods stop cancer cell growth. It turned out that the healing elements are even in coffee, and they are very effective in coping with the disease.
For the first time scientists have noticed a curative property of coffee in the study of men statistics: it was found that coffee lovers are faced with prostate cancer by 11% less. Highlighting the six main components of coffee, they began to combine them together and see how they affect tumor. First experiments were carried out in test tubes, and then - in mice. As expected, the cell growth has slowed, with nearly two-fold. The most active compounds in coffee, destroying cancer cells were cafestol and caveolae. As they work, the researchers do not know yet, but intend to disclose the algorithm in the near future. It is believed that drugs based on them, can be more effective than chemotherapy.
Lead researcher Atsushi Mizokami noted that the opening does not mean that men should drink coffee more often. For all its useful qualities, it also has a negative effect on the body.
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