Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research
Phone number
+31 (0)222 36 9427
  • Microbiology
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Lipid Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology

Dr. Diana Sahonero Canavesi


Research Interests

Biosynthesis , turnover, degradation, and remodeling of membrane-forming lipids in prokaryotes.


  • 2009 - 2015 Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences , Center for Genomic Sciences, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.
  • 2003 - 2007 B.Sc. Biology, Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla.

Linked news

Monday 19 December 2022
Linking fossil climate proxies to living bacteria helps climate predictions
Microbes have skins that react to the environment, much in the same way that our skin sweats when it is hot , or shivers when it is cold outside. Fossilized microbial skins can give us a glimpse of how the climate was in the deep geological past. By…

NIOZ publications

  • 2021
    Velázquez-Sánchez, C.; Vences-Guzmán, M.Á.; Moreno, S.; Tinoco-Valencia, R.; Espín, G.; Guzmán, J.; Sahonero Canavesi, D.X.; Sohlenkamp, C.; Segura, D. (2021). PsrA positively regulates the unsaturated fatty acid synthesis operon fabAB in Azotobacter vinelandii. Microbiological Research 249: 126775.