Meet Medicine Mama’s Science Advisor

Marcelo Buzzi, PhD 

Marcelo specializes in research which focuses on functional cosmetics encouraging cell regeneration. He has over 20 years of experience in the Regenerative Medicine field, mainly focused on inflammation and tissue repair of the skin and nervous systems. He recently moved to Gainesville, FL to develop medical devices to be applied to chronic wounds, burns, and other severe skin conditions. He is a researcher specialist in bioactive bio-prospection applied to regenerative skin therapy, tissue regeneration, and wound healing.

We are excited and fortunate to have Dr. Marcelo as part of our team! His vast knowledge and experience in skin regeneration and bio technical, pharmaceutical and cosmeceuticals makes him the perfect fit to head up our development team. With Dr. Buzzi on board, we are able not only to offer you the finest natural products, but we are able to provide products founded in science and healing. He is truly an inspirational and exceptional member of the Medicine Mama Hive.

We are confident that you will appreciate the profound advantages our products are able to offer based on the depth of science combined with the LOVE behind each novel creation.


  • Biological Sciences Degree—University of Brasilia, Brazil—1985.

  • Master’s Degree in Fundamental and Applied Marine Ecology—Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium—1989.

  • Ph.D. in Molecular and Biological Sciences—University of Stirling, Scotland, UK—1996.

  • Research Fellow in Lipid Biochemistry—University of Stirling, Scotland, UK—1997 (Funded by Neumann Pick Foundation, USA).

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences—Tuiuti Parana University—2006.

Work Experience

  • Coordinator for Laboratory of Analytical Biochemistry and the Molecular Pathology Sector of the Sarah Network of Rehabilitation Hospitals.  Brasilia DF Brazil.  

  • Technical manager of the Laboratory of Toxicology, Environmental Analysis, and Bromatology of the Frischmann Aisengart Clinical Laboratory, Curitiba PR Brazil. 

  • Coordinator of the Pharmaceutical Sciences Course of Unibrasil University - Curitiba PR Brazil

  • Founder of Phytoplenus Bioativos SA – Curitiba PR Brazil

  • Founder of InnovaCorium Inc - Gainesville FL USA


Prestigious Best work/research at the 10degree Brazilian Congress of Clinical Genetics—SARAH Network, Brasilia—1998.

Areas of Emphasis

  • Analytical Chemistry/Analytical Instrumentation

  • Liquid and Gas Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry.

  • Elemental Analysis by Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry.

  • Lipid Analysis and Biochemistry

  • Analysis of contaminant pesticides and heavy metals, vitamins and nutrients.

  • Bioactive Bioprospection applied to Regenerative Therapy, Inflammation, Tissue Regeneration, and Wound Healing.

  • Characterization of natural and plant antimicrobials.