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Jurado Maqueda Joaquín, MSc


Date of Birth


Current assignment

PhD student

Title of qualification awarded

Master in Molecular Biology applied to Biotech Enterprises (BioEnterprise) (2018-2019). University of Granada. 

Other qualifications awarded

Biochemistry degree (2014-2018). University of Seville. 

Positions held

Erasmus trainee (2019). Queen’s University Belfast/Belfast City Hospital. 
Early-Stage researcher. MSCA-ITN (2019-2021). Bioinf2Bio & i3S - Institute for Research and Innovation in Health (University of Porto).


Spanish: mother tongue
English: excellent (C1)
Italian: fluent
Portuguese: fluent
French: basic


Bioinformatics expertise. Comutational analysis of genomics (WGS), transcriptomics (RNA-seq) and proteomics data by using Linux software and R packages. 
IT course in Office automation, programming languages (Java & PhP) and web design (HTML5).
Teaching activities.    

Teaching activities

Participation in the Bioinformatics subject of MCBiology PhD program (University of Porto).

Scientific activities

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-0800-4167
-    ESR in VAGABOND (MSCA-ITN) Consortium (2021-)
-    ESR in TRAIN-EV (MSCA-ITN) Consortium (2019-2021)
-    Presentazione orale ISEV 2022.
-    Presentazione poster GenomePT 2021.
-    Presentazione poster SPGH 2020.

Clinical and/or Scientific interests

Clinical and/or Scientific interests    Study extracellular vesicles (EVs) and their function in intercellular communication in sarcomas. Identification of non-coding RNA (mainly miRNA) role in cancer development and the potential use of miRNAs as biomarkers of diagnosis and prognosis of diseases..