1988 | Doctor’s degree in Chemical Engineer, Instituto Químico de Sarriá (IQS), Universidad Ramón Llull. Barcelona, Spain, Barcelona, Spain Doctor’s degree Theses in Max-Planck-Institut für Strahlenchemie, Mülheim a.d. Ruhr, Germany.

1983 | Chemical Engineer, Intensification of Organic Chemical, Instituto Químico de Sarriá (IQS), Universidad Ramón Llull. Barcelona, Spain


  • Bioengineering of Microorganisms Emphasizing in Methylotrophic Yeasts.

  • Bioprocesses to Produce Recombinant Proteins.

  • Characterization genetic molecular and genomic functional of organisms.

  • Engineering of proteins and Enzymology..



  • Biotechnology

  • Genetic Engineering.

  • Bioinformatics


  • Topics of Biotechnology

  • Bioinformatics


43 Awards, the most important ones are:

  • Award of Research of UANL (1997, 2007, 2011).

  • Merit Recognition Award for Technological Development, Tecnos (1996, 2002, 2011).

  • Award maltaCleyton (2004, 2005).

  • Award of the Research State Competition of Health Services in Nuevo León (1999, 2000, 2002).

  • Sciences Mexican Academy Member

Thesis Consultant:

  • Pregrad Theses (13)

  • Master’s degree Theses (16)

  • Doctor’s degree Theses (11)

Patents/Publications /Projects:

  • Publications: 61

  • Patents 3/1 in process

  • Project Management (20)/Collaborative Projects (20)


  • Viader-Salvadó JM, Castillo-Galván M, Fuentes-Garibay JA, Iracheta-Cárdenas MM, Guerrero-Olazarán M. 2013. Optimization of five environmental factors to increase beta-propeller phytase production in Pichia pastoris and impact on the physiological response of the host. Biotechnol. Prog. 29:1377-1385.

  • Guerrero-Olazarán M, Viader-Salvadó JM. 2013. Una nueva fitasa termoestable para la nutrición animal. Conocimiento UANL 1:17-20.

  • Viader-Salvadó JM, Fuentes-Garibay JA, Castillo-Galván M, Iracheta-Cárdenas MM, Galán-Wong LJ, Guerrero-Olazarán M. 2013. Shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) trypsinogen production in Pichia pastoris bioreactor cultures. Biotechnol. Prog. 29:11-16.

  • Guerrero-Olazarán M, Viader-Salvadó JM. 2012. Una nueva enzima para la nutrición animal. Un desarrollo biotecnológico de la UANL. Innovación y Competitividad 6:23-28.

  • Veana F, Aguilar CN, Viader-Salvadó JM, Rodríguez-Herrera R. (2011). Invertasa del género Aspergillus y su impacto biotecnológico. Biotecnología 15:11-29.

  • Viader Salvadó JM, Gallegos López JA, Guerrero Olazarán M. 2011. Diseño y producción en Pichia pastoris de fitasas termoestables con estructura de hélice. CIENCIA UANL 14:417-427.

  • Viader-Salvadó JM, Gallegos-López JA, Carreón-Treviño JG, Castillo-Galván M, Rojo-Domínguez A, Guerrero-Olazarán M. 2010. Design of thermostable beta-propeller phytases with a broad range of pH activity and their overproduction by Pichia pastoris. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 76:6423-6430.

  • Guerrero-Olazarán M, Rodríguez-Blanco L, Carreon-Treviño JG, Gallegos-López JA, Viader-Salvadó JM. 2010. Expression of Bacillus phytase C gene in Pichia pastoris and properties of the recombinant enzyme. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 76:5601-5608.

  • López M, Guerrero-Olazarán M, Viader-Salvadó JM, Gallegos-López JA, Favela-Torres E, Fernández FJ, Loera O, Viniegra-González G. 2010. Cell growth and Trametes versicolor laccase production in transformed Pichia pastoris cultured by solid-state or submerged fermentations. J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol. 85:435-440.

  • Guerrero-Olazarán M, Escamilla-Treviño LL, Castillo-Galván M, Gallegos-López JA, Viader-Salvadó JM. 2009. Recombinant shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) trypsinogen production in Pichia pastoris. Biotechnol. Prog. 25:1310-1316.

  • Viader-Salvadó JM, Flores-Gracia J, Vega-Alonso AS, Treviño-Alvarado VM, Molina-Torres CA, Vera-Cabrera L, Guerrero-Olazarán M. 2009. Simplified amplified-fragment length polymorphism method for genotyping Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates. J.Microbiol. Methods 78:331-338.

Dr. José María Viader Salvadó


Associate Professor B, SNI II

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