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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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As a result of the investment, Warburg Pincus owned approximately 21.
Nadler has 30 years of experience in the broader technology services sector, including serving in senior executive roles for three Warburg Pincus portfolio companies.
We are pleased with the favorable reception to Warburg Pincus XII," said Charles R.
Launched in May 2015, Warburg Pincus XII has received third party commitments significantly in excess of its USD12bn hard cap.
According to the report, Pincus said that Mattrick is 'unique' to the game business and can execute in multiple domains - hardware, software and network.
In 2007, Titan Petrochemicals introduced Warburg Pincus as an investor through the issue of notes in Titan and in China StorageCo, the vehicle through which Titan held on-shore storage terminal operations in the PRC.
After the second day of the exam, Pincus realized just how effective the studying technique had really been.
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.
ENERGY RESOURCE-21 December 2006-Tenaska Power Fund Subsidiary, Warburg Pincus Affiliate in Deal to Acquire Dominion Electric Stations(C)2006 JeraOne - http://www.
The GED Private Equity Group, the global private equity firm Warburg Pincus and businessmen Andrew Stear and Teodor Pop have entered into an agreement to invest in a newly created property development company which will focus on Southeast Europe.
Newcastle-based Caradon Plumbing, which makes brands including Ideal boilers and Stelrad radiators, has been snapped up by US buy-out specialist Warburg Pincus.
We're looking at a general pattern of domestic-violence offenders being early released,'' said Gail Pincus, executive director of the Domestic Abuse Center in Northridge.
Though any one factor can contribute to violent feelings, without the interaction of all three, a person can usually check his or her behavior, Pincus says.
Pincus finds diverse sources and meanings for other motifs on the tomb and interprets the use of different styles as a deliberate effort to extend references "beyond Byzantium to other parts of the late medieval world" (28).