Bio & Selected Publications


Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, 2006

Master in Biotechnology, 2002

B.A. in Biochemistry, 2000


– Spanish Biomedical Research Centre in Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders (CIBERDEM)

2011-present: scientific coordinator of the Metabolomics Platform

– Rovira i Virgili University

2011-present: Assistant Professor (Department of Electronic Engineering)

IRB Barcelona

2015-present: Affiliated member.

– The Scripps Research Institute

2007-2011: Research Associate


Vinaixa M, Rodríguez MA, Aivio S, Capellades J, Gómez J, Canyellas N, Stracker TH, Yanes O. “Positional Enrichment by Proton Analysis (PEPA): A One-Dimensional 1H-NMR Approach for 13C Stable Isotope Tracer Studies in Metabolomics”. (2017) Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. Feb 21. doi: 10.1002/anie.201611347.

Wright RH, Lioutas A, Le Dily F, Soronellas D, Pohl A, Bonet J, Nacht AS, Samino S, Font-Mateu J, Vicent GP, Wierer M, Trabado MA, Schelhorn C, Carolis C, Macias MJ, Yanes O, Oliva B, Beato M. “ADP-ribose-derived nuclear ATP synthesis by NUDIX5 is required for chromatin remodeling”.  (2016) Science. 3;352(6290):1221-5.

Patti, G.J., Yanes, O., Siuzdak, G. ”Innovation: Metabolomics: the apogee of the omics trilogy”. (2012) Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, 13 (4), pp. 263-269

Panopoulos AD, Yanes O, Ruiz S, Kida YS, Diep D, Tautenhahn R, Herrerías A, Batchelder EM, Plongthongkum N, Lutz M, Berggren WT, Zhang K, Evans RM, Siuzdak G, Izpisua Belmonte JC. “The metabolome of induced pluripotent stem cells reveals metabolic changes occurring in somatic cell reprogramming”. (2012) Cell Research. 22(1):168-77.

Yanes O, Tautenhahn R, Patti GJ, Siuzdak G. “Expanding coverage of the metabolome for global metabolite profiling”. (2011) Analytical Chemistry. 15;83(6):2152-61.

Yanes, O., Clark, J., Wong, D.M., Patti, G.J., Sánchez-Ruiz, A., Benton, H.P., Trauger, S.A., Desponts, C., Ding, S., Siuzdak, G. ”Metabolic oxidation regulates embryonic stem cell differentiation”.(2010) Nature Chemical Biology, 6 (6), pp. 411-417

Northen, T.R., Yanes, O., Northen, M.T., Marrinucci, D., Uritboonthai, W., Apon, J., Golledge, S.L., Nordström, A., Siuzdak, G. ”Clathrate nanostructures for mass spectrometry”. (2007) Nature, 449 (7165), pp. 1033-1036