Metabolix Prices At Top of Range

Metabolix Inc., a Cambridge, Mass.-based developer of sustainable technologies for the production of plastics, priced 6.8 million common shares at $14 per share ($12-$14 range), for an IPO take of approximately $95.2 million. It will trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol MBLX, while Piper Jaffray served as lead underwriter. The company had raised VC funding from both The Vertical Group and Westfield Capital.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />