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United States sexual physiologist whose hunch that progesterone could block ovulation led to the development of the oral contraceptive pill (1903-1967)

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Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, has said that it has raised its new global private equity (PE) fund Warburg Pincus Private Equity XII, L.
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The last two weeks before the exam, though, everyone goes into hiding, and you study on your own," Pincus said.
Peroff also captures Pincus the man, through interviews with descendants and living professional contemporaries (Pincus died in 1967), and extensive work with the Pincus papers at the Library of Congress.
Miller Smith, currently chair of Scottish Power, is a senior advisor at Warburg Pincus and also works as an advisor to Goldman Sachs and HSBC.
and an affiliate of Warburg Pincus LLC have jointly signed an agreement to acquire three electric generating stations from Dominion of Richmond, Va.
We believe that there are strong opportunities for real estate in Southeast Europe and we look forward to utilising our experience and track record in the region together with Warburg Pincus, Andrew Stear and Teodor Pop to develop a leading property company.
Calling it the "first instance in the West of ruler burial in a baptistery" (90), Pincus interprets the tomb as appropriating for the doge the imagery and prerogatives of bishops' tombs, thus presenting the doge as a religious as well as a political ruler "who serves as a conduit for divine illumination" (104).
On June 6, 1977, Walter Pincus wrote a story in The Washington Post under the headline: "Neutron Killer Warhead Buried in ERDA Budget.
Davis, managing director of Warburg Pincus; Mark Colodny, managing director of Warburg Pincus; and Alex Berzofsky, principal with Warburg Pincus.
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