Parasitology unit. Department of Animal Pathology
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arucas 35413
Canary Island, Las Palmas (Spain)
Phone: +34 928 451143
Magnolia Conde is an Assistant Professor at University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC). She graduated from ULPGC with a Bachelor degree in Veterinary Sciences. She enrolled in a PhD Thesis in immune response against Toxoplasma gondii in goats, after awarding a competitive Fellowship. A MECD/FULBRIGHT Postdoctoral Fellowship Award allowed her to work on regulation of growth and development in T. gondii at the Veterinary Molecular Biology, Montana State University (MSU, US). After that, she got a position at MSU as Postdoctoral Research Associate. She also has been working on stem cell differentiation at the Institute of Genetics and Molecular Biology (IBGM) from the Spanish Research Council (CSIC) and the University of Valladolid (Spain). She has recently joined the Parasite-host biotechnology research team at ULPGC. Her current main research aim is to identify why the Canaria Hair Breed sheep is more resistant to gastrointestinal nematode infections than local Canaria sheep. She also use these breed as a biotechnological model.