Institute of Life Science 2 Internal Atrium

Dr Marcos Quintela Vazquez

Research and Development Innovation Officer, Biomedical Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 205678 ext 1349
Available For Postgraduate Supervision

Research Links


Based at the Medical School, Dr Quintela is a Research and Development Innovation Officer in the Reproductive Biology and Gynaecological Oncology (RBGO) research group. Dr Quintela graduated from his bachelor’s degree at the University of Salamanca (Spain) in 2012. He then undertook his master’s degree in Biotechnology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain) and in 2014 he moved to the UK to start a PhD in Nanomedicine at Swansea University. His PhD was undertaken in partnership with the Houston Methodist Research Institute, where he spent two years working as a Graduate Research Fellow. After completing his PhD, Marcos joined the College of Medicine as a researcher, first working within Data Science and now as part of the RBGO group.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Cell and molecular biology
  • Genomics and epigenomics
  • Bioinformatics, omics data analysis
  • Reproductive biology and gynaecological oncology
  • Drug development

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Marcos lectures for the Nanomedicine MSc course in a wide range of modules.

Research Collaborations