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Cynthia Ma, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Medicine
Division of Oncology
Section of Medical Oncology

Specialty Areas

Breast Oncology
Medical Oncology
Oncology
Breast Health

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Hematology
Medical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cancer, breast cancer

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-747-1171
Fax: 314-362-7086

Siteman Cancer Center - South County

5225 MidAmerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-747-1171

Education

Education

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 2005
Residency: Internal Medicine, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, North Carolina 2001
Research Fellowship: Endocrinology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 1998
Ph.D.: Development Biology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 1997
Medical Degree: Beijing Medical University, Beijing, P.R. China 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A new strategy to confirm the identity of tumour tissues using single-nucleotide polymorphisms and next-generation sequencing.
Sun L, Liu Q, Li S, Ma G, Wang Z, Ma C, Cong B, Fu L
Int J Legal Med. 2019 Dec 6; doi: 10.1007/s00414-019-02216-9.

PMID:
    31811377
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Serum amyloid a protein as a potential biomarker in predicting acute onset and association with in-hospital death in acute aortic dissection.
He Y, Ma C, Xing J, Wang S, Ji C, Han Y, Zhang J
BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2019 Dec 3; 19(1)282. doi: 10.1186/s12872-019-1267-0.

PMID:
    31810459
    [PubMed - in process]
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Thromboembolic risks associated with paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation in Asian patients: a report from the Chinese atrial fibrillation registry.
Wang Y, Ma CS, Du X, He L, Li J, Wang GH, Wen D, Dong JZ, Pan JH, Lip GYH
BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2019 Nov 27; 19(1)283. doi: 10.1186/s12872-019-1260-7.

PMID:
    31810439
    [PubMed - in process]
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Genome-wide re-sequencing and transcriptome analysis reveal candidate genes associated with the pendulous comb phenotype in domestic chickens.
Guo X, Wang J, Ma C, Wang Z, Chen H, Su H, Wan Y, Jiang R
Anim Sci J. 2019 Dec 5; doi: 10.1111/asj.13308.

PMID:
    31808219
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Knee arthroscopic navigation using virtual-vision rendering and self-positioning technology.
Ma C, Cui X, Chen F, Ma L, Xin S, Liao H
Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2019 Dec 5; doi: 10.1007/s11548-019-02099-6.

PMID:
    31808070
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Toxicity and bioavailability of antimony in edible amaranth (Amaranthus tricolor Linn.) cultivated in two agricultural soil types.
Zhong Q, Ma C, Chu J, Wang X, Liu X, Ouyang W, Lin C, He M
Environ Pollut. 2019 Nov 18; 113642. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113642.

PMID:
    31806465
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Safety and effectiveness of dabigatran at 2 years: Final outcomes from Phase II of the GLORIA-AF registry program.
Mazurek M, Teutsch C, Diener HC, Dubner SJ, Halperin JL, Ma CS, Rothman KJ, Paquette M, Zint K, França LR, Lu S, Bartels DB, Huisman MV, Lip GYH, GLORIA-AF Investigators.
Am Heart J. 2019 Dec; 218123-127. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2019.08.012.

PMID:
    31806087
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fabrication and Mechanical Properties of Engineered Protein-Based Adhesives and Fibers.
Sun J, Su J, Ma C, Göstl R, Herrmann A, Liu K, Zhang H
Adv Mater. 2019 Dec 5; e1906360. doi: 10.1002/adma.201906360.

PMID:
    31805206
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Progress Toward Measles Elimination - China, January 2013-June 2019.
Ma C, Rodewald L, Hao L, Su Q, Zhang Y, Wen N, Fan C, Yang H, Luo H, Wang H, Goodson JL, Yin Z, Feng Z
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019 Dec 6; 68(48)1112-1116. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6848a2.

PMID:
    31805034
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparing the Rod-Like and Spherical BODIPY Nanoparticles in Cellular Imaging.
Ma C, Zhang J, Zhang T, Sun H, Wu J, Shi J, Xie Z
Front Chem. 2019; 7765. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2019.00765.

PMID:
    31803715
    [PubMed]
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DNA Methylation Cancer Biomarkers: Translation to the Clinic.
Locke WJ, Guanzon D, Ma C, Liew YJ, Duesing KR, Fung KYC, Ross JP
Front Genet. 2019; 101150. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2019.01150.

PMID:
    31803237
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An efficient system composed of maize protoplast transfection and HPLC-MS for studying the biosynthesis and regulation of maize benzoxazinoids.
Gao L, Shen G, Zhang L, Qi J, Zhang C, Ma C, Li J, Wang L, Malook SU, Wu J
Plant Methods. 2019; 15144. doi: 10.1186/s13007-019-0529-2.

PMID:
    31798670
    [PubMed]
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Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Mediated Basolateral Amygdala GABAergic Neuron Injury Is Associated With Stress-Induced Mental Disorders in Rats.
Wang S, Shi W, Zhang G, Zhang X, Ma C, Zhao K, Cong B, Li Y
Front Cell Neurosci. 2019; 13511. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2019.00511.

PMID:
    31798418
    [PubMed]
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Integration of metabolome and transcriptome reveals flavonoid accumulation in the intergeneric hybrid between Brassica rapa and Raphanus sativus.
Zhang L, Ma C, Chao H, Long Y, Wu J, Li Z, Ge X, Xia H, Yin Y, Batley J, Li M
Sci Rep. 2019 Dec 4; 9(1)18368. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-54889-2.

PMID:
    31797999
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Guidelines for the use of post-traumatic tetanus vaccines and passive immune preparation].
Wang CL, Liu S, Shao ZJ, Yin ZD, Chen QJ, Ma X, Ma C, Wang Q, Wang LH, Deng JK, Li YX, Zhao ZX, Wu D, Wu J, Zhang L, Yao KH, Gao Y, Xie X
Zhonghua Yu Fang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2019 Dec 6; 53(12)1212-1217. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0253-9624.2019.12.005.

PMID:
    31795577
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Metalloid and metal oxide nanoparticles suppress Sudden Death Syndrome of soybean.
Perez C, De La Torre Roche R, Zuverza-Mena N, Ma C, Shen Y, White JC, Pozza E, Pozza A, Elmer W
J Agric Food Chem. 2019 Dec 3; doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.9b06082.

PMID:
    31794210
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Robot-assisted restorative proctectomy with coloanal anastomosis for anorectal malignant melanoma: An unusual case report.
Hsieh YC, Huang CW, Su WC, Ma CJ, Chen YC, Wang JY
J Minim Access Surg. 2019 Nov 29; doi: 10.4103/jmas.JMAS_66_19.

PMID:
    31793454
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New approaches to therapeutic drug development for childhood cancers.
Campbell K, Ma C, DuBois SG
Curr Opin Pediatr. 2019 Nov 26; doi: 10.1097/MOP.0000000000000850.

PMID:
    31790026
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Six-month post-surgical elevations in cartilage t1rho relaxation times are associated with functional performance 2 years after ACL reconstruction.
Li AK, Pedoia V, Tanaka M, Souza RB, Ma CB, Li X
J Orthop Res. 2019 Dec 2; doi: 10.1002/jor.24544.

PMID:
    31788845
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Non-Rare-Earth Na<sub>3</sub>AlF<sub>6</sub>:Cr<sup>3+</sup> Phosphors for Far-Red Light-Emitting Diodes.
Yu D, Zhou Y, Ma C, Melman JH, Baroudi KM, LaCapra M, Riman RE
ACS Appl Electron Mater. 2019 Nov 26; 1(11)2325-2333. doi: 10.1021/acsaelm.9b00527.

PMID:
    31788671
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Areas of Research Interest

Identification of predictive genetic markers in the treatment of breast cancer, especially with hormonal and other targeted therapies, pharmacogenomics, phase I and II clinical trials to develop novel therapeutic agents for the treatment of solid tumors, especially breast cancer