Jesús Manuel Palomino

Jesús Manuel Palomino PhD. Especialista en Reproducción de Boviteq, la empresa mas grande de Canadá en producción de embriones In Vitro y semen sexado.


PhD December 2015
Veterinary Biomedical Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Canadá
Dissertation: “Superovulation and embryo collection in wood bison (Bison bison athabascae): tools to produce disease-free embryos”

Master of Science May 2011
Veterinary Biomedical Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Canadá
Dissertation: “Ovarian synchronization and superstimulation in wood bison (Bison bison athabascae)”

DVM December 2003
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, National University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos).
Thesis undergraduate: “Effect of estradiol on embryo survival in llamas”

Professional experience

Reproductive specialist (February 2019 – Current)
Boviteq/SEMEX, Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canadá

  • Supervising the superovulatory protocols for Holstein heifer donors.
  • Supervising Holstein heifer recipients for receiving an IVF embryo.
  • Performing transvaginal oocyte collection for research purposes.
  • Training of practitioners for OPU technique.

Research Associate (February 2017 – January 2019)
Boviteq/SEMEX, Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada.

  • Investigating factors associated to embryo mortality following in-vitro-derived embryo transfer in dairy heifer recipients.
  • Collecting oocytes from dairy heifers for genomic and epigenetic research in in-vitro-derived embryos.

Postdoctoral Fellow (April 2016 – December 2016)
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. Mentors: Dr. Gabriela Mastromonaco and Dr. Allan King.

  • Investigating the developmental potential of wood bison embryos produced in vivo and in vitro.
  • Collaborating in the research to describe the occurrence of a new Y-autosome translocation in the domestic pig.

Embryo Transfer Instructor (May 2013 and May 2015)
Ultrasonography and Embryo Transfer Workshops, Western College Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

  • Instructing ultrasonography in cattle and South American camelids, ultrasound-guide follicle aspiration, and Non Surgical Embryo Collection in cattle.

Assistant Professor (October 2005 – October 2008)
Department of Agronomy and Zootechny, School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, National University of Saint Cristobal of Huamanga, Ayacucho, Peru (Departamento de Agronomía y Zootecnia, Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Nacional de San Cristóbal de Huamanga).