Ceres Chill is a great example of FemTech
By Lisa Myers
The Woman Inventor produced by Charlotte Smith. Smithsonian National Museum of American History photo.
It all started here
Lisa made a quick drawing very early on to illustrate her groundbreaking invention. It was included in her patent application.
And now it's a real live patent — the first to be granted of several patents in the pipeline
October 2022 is a BIG month for Ceres Chill in several ways, not least because the Chiller patent was granted.
Check it out in all its glorious detail
LEMELSON CENTER for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Explainer: How Gender and Racial Biases Mar the US Patent Process, and What Lawyers Can Do to Fight Back
JURIST Legal News & Commentary
Progress and Potential: 2020 update on U.S. women inventor-patentees
US Patent and Trademark Office
Institute for Women's Policy Research