We are proud to be celebrating International’s Women’s Day today! This day is to honor women’s achievements throughout history and across nations. In the science and technology industry when have seen some of the most prolific advancements from women. Jane Cooke Wright, an American pioneering cancer researcher, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi a French virologist known for her work with HIV, Rosalind Elsie Franklin the English chemist whose work was central to the discovery of the DNA double helix - this is just to name a few!
For us, we would like to take this moment to recognize all of the amazing contributions by the women at Quanterix, who on a daily basis, work with top academic institutions, research organizations and pharmaceutical companies to provide important opportunities for scientific breakthroughs, which may someday change the lives of patients around the globe. All of our employees are committed to eradicating debilitating diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, cancers, and infectious diseases and we can’t thank them enough for their dedication and service.
The IWD 2020 campaign this year is theme is #EachforEqual. Today is a good opportunity to remember what we can all do to make a positive change and have a greater impact on society as a whole. At Quanterix, we’ve chosen to be #eachforequal, collectively, we can all play a part.