Raquel Gago Fuentes

Raquel Gago Fuentes

PhD Student

Raquel was born in Carballo, A Coruña. She joined group as a PhD student in June 2011. She was working in the Vegetal Phsysiology Research Group at the University of A Coruña with Dr. José Díaz before obtaining her bachelor degree in Biology in 2011 from the Faculty of Sciences, University of A Coruña. Raquel obtained her Master´s Degree in 2012 and her PhD in April 2016. She obtained a Cibber-bbn fellowship in 2011 and a PhD fellowship from A Xunta de Galicia in 2012 for three years. During this three years as a PhD student, she visited two different laboratories thanks to the traveling fellowships from University of A Coruña & Inditex. The first stay was in 2013 in Christian Naus laboratory at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada). She did a second stay in Luc Leybaert lab in 2015 at the University of Gent (Belgium). So far, she is co-author of 5 research articles. She is member of Spanish Rheumatology Society (SER) and Spanish Biochemical and Molecular Biology Society. (SEBBM). She moved to Norway in June 2016 to Norwegian University of Science and Thecnology.