Aptuit Closes Two Deals

Aptuit Inc., a Greenwich, Conn.-based provider of streamlining and support services for drug developers, has completed its acquisitions of solid-state chemistry companies EaglePicher Pharmaceutical Services LLC and SSCI Inc. No financial terms were disclosed. Aptuit is backed by Welsh, < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Carson, Anderson & Stowe and Temasek Holdings. www.aptuit.com www.ssci-inc.com