International Women’s Day 2021 Round Up Reminder By Mathys & Squire

Women throughout history continue to make their mark creating innovations and discoveries that impact our lives today. To celebrate International Women’s Day 2021, Miranda Kent, managing associate at intellectual property firm, Mathys & Squire, reflects on inspiring female inventors in each decade since 1910 – when the firm was first founded – to demonstrate the significant value that realising new ideas and inventions can bring.  From electronic refrigerators to the Oxford Covid Vaccine – A century of outstanding innovation by inspirational women. 1910s 1914: Florence Parpart   Parpart invented and filed a patent for the first modern electric refrigerator, which she initially marketed and sold to companies in America. The refrigerator represented a revolution for conserving food and is today an integral appliance in any kitchen. 1920s 1921: Ida Hyde  Hyde created one of the earliest models of an intracellular micropipette electrode, which can be used to stimulate and monitor…

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