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Women Inventors, Long Overlooked, Are Churning Out More Patents Than Ever

The number of patents that list a woman as the inventor was less than 4 percent in 1976. However, women inventors keep pushing that number upward, and now almost one-quarter of patents issued include a woman as an inventor.»  Link to the original article