Detalle Profesor

Nuestros investigadores

Raquel Conde Álvarez

Microbiología y Parasitología
Facultad de Medicina Universidad de Navarra
Líneas de investigación
Desarrollo de vacunas,, Brucellosis
Grupos de investigación

Raquel Conde-Alvarez (October, 25th, 1980, Spain); Ph.D. (with Honors), 2008, University of Navarra; Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009-2011, Biozentrum-University of Basel [Switzerland]; Current position, Professor [Profesor Titular], University of Navarra). Her research has been dedicated to Brucella and brucellosis (mechanisms of virulence, cellular microbiology, vaccine development and diagnosis). She is co-principal investigator of the Brucellosis group of the ISTUN (Institute of Tropical Health University of Navarra) group that, in addition to participating in brucellosis diagnostic projects, collaborates in Brucellosis training in Africa ( She is the author/co-author of 2 Book Chapters, 50 Research Articles and more than 60 contributions to research conferences. R. Conde-Alvarez has participated in more than 15 projects, including EU funded projects. Her research has led to collaborations with companies (INGENASA and AQUILON) as well as to the participation of the scientific group in two consortia (Cooper Zeltia Vaccines-Centro de Investigación en Tecnología Agroalimentaria de Zaragoza-Universidad de Navarra, and Virbac-Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy-Universidad de Navarra) each one recently awarded a first fase prize in the GALVMed competition (Development of a new vaccine against animal brucellosis ( vaccine/). She is reviewer for various especializad journals in the field of Microbiology (FEBS letter, FEMS, Frontiers, PLos ONE, Infection&Immunity, Microbial Pathogenicity, Plos Neglected Tropical DFisease, Veterinary Microbiology). She combines the research activity with academic activities, teaching in the degrees of Pharmacy and Nutrition, Biology and Biochemistry of the University of Navarra and in the Master's Degree in Drug Research and Development (UNAV). ¿Profesor Titular ¿ by ¿Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación¿ (ANECA) 2016. She has directed or co-directed 8 Final Degree Projects, 5 Master Final Projects and 3 Theses (Cum Laude). She currently directs or co-directs 3 Ph.D. Theses.