Photos: Getting the skinny on skin

Photos: Getting the skinny on skin

Summary: A soon-to-be-released high-tech gadget analyzes skin, both above and below the surface.

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  • Analyzing the skin

    Year-old biotech company BrighTex Bio-Photonics will release its first product, Clarity Pro, in February. The white box pictured takes images of a patient's dermis and subdermis with white-light and UV photo-capture. Proprietary software in a connected PC then analyzes the skin's moisture, sun damage, tone and wrinkles. Soon, it will also calculate the odds of skin cancer.

  • Raj Chhibber, CEO, BrighTex Bio-Photonics

    Raj Chhibber, CEO and founder of BrighTex Bio-Photonics, at his company's offices in San Jose, Calif. BrighTex is among about 10 emerging biotech companies in the bioscience innovation center.

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