2013 | Master’s degree in sciences with a specialty in Merchandising of Science and Technology. Center for Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship Texas University in Austin and Centro de Investigación de Materiales Avanzados (CIMAV), México.

1989 | Doctor’s degree in Human Sciences, Pharmacy and Toxicology Institute, Clinical Medicine College, Heidelberg University, Germany

1983 | Master’s degree in Anaclitic and Apply Chemistry, Universidad Regiomontana, México.

1979 | Pregrad in Chemical Sciences, Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey. México.

  • Bioengineering of Microorganisms emphasized in methylotrophic yeasts..

  • Bioprocesses to Produce Recombinants Proteins.

  • Characterization genetic molecular and genomic functional of organisms.

  • Engineering of proteins and Enzymology.


  • Plant and Animal Biotechnologyl

  • Genetic Engineering.


  • Project Management I,

  • Topics of Biotechnology.

40 Prizes and Awards, the most important are:

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

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

  • Award maltaCleyton (2004, 2005)..

  • Award CANIFARMA (1995, 1996).

  • Member of Mexican Academy of Sciences.

Thesis Consultant:

  • Pregrad (13).

  • Master’s degree (17) .

  • Doctor’s degree (9)


  • Publications: 54

  • Patents 3/1 in process

  • Projects Management (17)/In charge of projects (31)

  • 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.

  • 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-TreviñoLL, Castillo-Galván M, Gallegos-López JA, Viader-Salvadó JM. 2009. Recombinant shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) trypsinogen production in Pichia pastoris. Biotechnology Progress. 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.

Dra. Martha Guerrero Olazarán
Occupation: Full Professor C, SNI-II
Telephone Number: +52 (81)8329-4000 ext. 6439
Email: martha.guerrerool@uanl.edu.mx