Yuxiao Zhou Patent Agent Trainee


Speaks:  English, Mandarin


Primary office:  Ottawa


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Yuxiao Zhou

Yuxiao Zhou is a patent agent trainee in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office, practising in the Intellectual Property Group.

Yuxiao assists with drafting and prosecuting patent applications, as well as preparing responses, and conducting patent searches. His work focuses on matters involving high-tech, mechanical, electrical, and biomedical subjects.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Yuxiao obtained a BASc at the University of Waterloo followed by a MASc at the University of Toronto, where his thesis topic was organ-on-a-chip.

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  • 2022

    • Education
       2022
      University of Toronto, Master of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • 2019

    • Education
       2019
      University of Waterloo, Bachelor of Applied Science in Nanotechnology Engineering

Co-author, "On‐Chip Rotation of Caenorhabditis elegans Using Microfluidic Vortices",  Advanced Materials Technologies, 2020.

Co-author, "A liquid biopsy for detecting circulating mesothelial precursor cells: A new biomarker for diagnosis and prognosis in mesothelioma", EBioMedicine, 2020.

Co-author, "Ultrasensitive and rapid quantification of rare tumorigenic stem cells in hPSC-derived cardiomyocyte populations", Science Advances, 2020.

Co-author, "Tumor Microenvironment-Responsive Multistaged Nanoplatform for Systemic RNAi and Cancer Therapy",  Nano Letters, 2017.