Mike Myschyshyn Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1801

Fax: +1 403-263-9193

Email: mike.myschyshyn@gowlingwlg.com

Download vCard


Primary office:  Calgary


Areas of expertise:


Mike Myschyshyn

Mike Myschyshyn is an aspiring patent lawyer currently working as a summer student in Gowling WLG's Calgary office.

Mike has a passion for science and technology. He has experience working in chemistry and biochemistry labs and has developed computer programs to analyse biological data. Mike also has experience in web development.

Mike is looking forward to applying his skills in science, technology and law to draft and prosecute patents. He is also interested in patent licencing and litigation. Mike strives to provide friendly and prompt services and is keen on working with innovators in a wide range of practices.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, JD (expected)
  • 2018

    • Community
      October 2018
      Pro Bono Students Canada, Volunteer placement at Creative Manitoba
    • Community
      September 2018
      Basic Income Manitoba, Web Developer
    • Community
      June 2018
      Legal Help Centre in Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba Community Law Centre, Volunteer
    • Rankings & Awards
       2018
      Schwartz/Reisman Scholar at Robson Hall Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba
  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      Simon Fraser University, MSc in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    • Rankings & Awards
       2017
      Recipient of the D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prizes in Law for the highest standing in contract law
  • 2014

    • Education
       2014
      University of Winnipeg, B.Sc. (Hons) in Biochemistry
  • 2008

    • Community
       2008
      The Edge Skatepark (community club for youth), Volunteer

Liu T-W*, Myschyshyn M*, Sinclair D, Vocadlo D. A chemical genetic method for monitoring genome-wide dynamics of O-GlcNAc turnover on chromatin-associated proteins. ACS Cent Sci 5:4 (2019) 663-670. *equal contributors.

Myschyshyn M*, Farren-Dai M, Chuang T-J, Vocadlo D*. Software for Rapid Time Dependent ChIP-Sequencing Analysis (TDCA). BMC Bioinform 18:521 (2017). *corresponding authors.

Liu T-W, Myschyshyn M, Sinclair DA, Cecioni S, Beja K, Honda BM, Morin RD, Vocadlo DJ. Genome-wide chemical mapping of O-GlcNAcylated proteins in Drosophila melanogaster. Nat Chem Biol 13 (2017) 161-167.

Sohail M, Cao W, Mahmood N, Myschyshyn M, Hong HS, Xie J. Evolutionarily emerged G tracts between the polypyrimidine tract and 3′ AG are splicing silencers enriched in genes involved in cancer. BMC Genom 15:1143 (2014).