Nu Skin (NUS -1.9%) acquires LifeGen Technologies, a genomics company based in Madison,...

|About: Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NUS)|By:, SA News Editor

Nu Skin (NUS -1.9%) acquires LifeGen Technologies, a genomics company based in Madison, Wisconsin for $11.7M. The purchase expands Nu Skin's anti-aging research capabilities, giving it access to LifeGen's extensive proprietary tissue bank and gene expression database, plus patents and other intellectual property related to the field.