KASSEL, Germany, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Biozoom (OTC QB: BIZM), creator of the world's first portable, handheld device for real-time biofeedback, announced today that Dr. Jurgen Lademann, has accepted an appointment as Chairman of the Biozoom Scientific Advisory Board. "We are pleased and honored that a scholar of Dr. Lademann's caliber and intellect will be advising the technological evolution of Biozoom, said CEO Hardy Hoheisel. "As Director of Charite Berlin's Center of Experimental and Applied Cutaneous Physiology Dr. Lademann has seen firsthand the remarkable benefits Biozoom can have not only in research, but on improving the health and wellness of people's lives."
An internationally recognized researcher of the connections among dermatology, pharmacology and biophysics, Dr. Lademann is one of the leading experts on non-invasive measurement of biomarkers in human skin. Dr. Lademann has tested and used the Biozoom scanner for more than five years. "Biozoom's support of and cooperation with the Center has been invaluable. After we validated its reliability in the lab, our studies have proved its effectiveness in the field. We have used it to advance our scientific work, helping us to clarify the physiological function of antioxidants in the skin. The scanner has generated a great deal of interest wherever it has been used, and I receive inquiries about it almost every day, it seems."
Dr. Lademann studied at the Martin-Luther University, Halle, and Moscov-Lomonosov University, after which he was appointed Group and Project Manager at the Institute of Optics and Spectroscopy of the Academy of Science. Since 1998 he has been Head of the Center of Experimental and Applied Cutaneous Physiology, Department of Dermatology, Charite - Berlin. In 2000, he was appointed Professor of Dermatology at Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin. He is the editor of the international journal "Skin Pharmacology and Applied Skin Physiology" and board member of the German Federal Institute of Risk Assessment, Berlin, Germany. Dr. Lademann is also the President of the "International Society of Skin Pharmacology and Physiology" and Member of the Experts Team for Risk Assessment of Nanoparticles in Cosmetic Products with ECETOC AISBL, Brussels.
"I look forward to helping guide the development of new capabilities and applications for hand held reflective spectroscopy," said Dr. Lademann. "The potential for widespread adoption of Biozoom's product is great."
Biozoom is an innovative technology development company, specializing in the commercialization of our advances in mobile spectroscopy. Our intellectual property portfolio and ongoing research are positioned to apply Biozoom's technology breakthroughs to a wide range of markets. Our first consumer product, the Biozoom scanner, gives people the feedback they need to manage their health, wellness and fitness on demand. Tested in leading health institutions, our scanner is the first of its kind—a handheld, transdermal device for measuring biomarkers, including antioxidant levels, at the click of a button. Scan results— and customized wellness coaching based on those biomarkers— are sent instantly to a smartphone or online account. The scanner will enable leaders in the health and wellness industry to create new levels of customer loyalty and revenues as a result. For more information, visit www.biozoom.net.
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