Biox is a spin-out company from London South Bank University (LSBU),
registered in October 2000, with backing from the university (through
SBU Enterprises Ltd) and the London Business Innovation Centre (LBIC).
Its aim is to exploit innovations from LSBU's Skin
Bioengineering Research Centre, (formerly the Photophysics Research
Centre) starting with its patented condenser-chamber method for measuring
water vapour flux density.
is primarily an R&D company whose main mission is to develop
novel instruments for skin bioengineering. Much of the manufacturing
is sub-contracted, but design, assembly and quality control are performed in-house.