ASG, Inc., a provider of outsourcing and specialty staffing services, has closed on the acquisition of Ockham Development Group, a contract research organization.

Terms of the stock-based deal were not disclosed. The transaction closed in February. Both companies are based in the Triangle.

plans to offer outsourced entire clinical research trials to clients.

"The addition of the Ockham team and its services helps accelerate our goal of becoming the company of choice for those wishing to outsource or augment staffing of a clinical trial," said ASG Chief Executive Officer James Baker. "We now have the breadth of services that allows clients to one-stop shop if they so desire."