NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Metabolon today said that it has completed its acquisition of Lipomics Technologies for an undisclosed amount.

Lipomics' laboratory facilities will remain at the company's headquarters in Sacramento, Calif., while Metabolon will keep its headquarters and laboratories in Research Triangle Park, NC. Steven Watkins, the founder of Lipomics, is joining Metabolon as chief technology officer.

The combined company now has 140 employees and 450 clients.

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