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First multicellular organism inspires the design of better cancer drugs

The first multicellular organism, Volvox, evolved from self-assembly of individual cells. Inspired by this organism, researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital have developed a novel approach for treating cancer. Drawing from the lessons of evolution, they designed anti-cancer molecules that can self-assemble with each other into a complex structure through weak supramolecular interactions. The complex, […]

Apple Watch Breathe app: How new operating system could make wearers better people

This autumn, when the new software for the Apple Watch (watchOS 3) is launched, along with a new interface and extra watch faces there’s an app called Breathe. Unlike the macOS and iOS 10 releases which have public beta programs, watchOS is for developers only, but the Independent recently tried out the new app behind […]