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Women in chemistry

The Women in Chemistry conference held on International Women’s Day was an opportunity to celebrate the varied careers of female chemists and showcase every step along the way. Suze Kundu emphasizes that successes, failures — and everything in between — are all intrinsically valuable.

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Suze Kundu is employed by Digital Science, who are the majority shareholder in Altmetric. Any mention of Altmetric is based on the author’s own experience.

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Kundu, S. Women in chemistry. Nat. Chem. 11, 603–604 (2019).

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