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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

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  • Education
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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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
Phone: 314-747-7222

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

Low concentration of BPA induces mice spermatocytes apoptosis via GPR30.
Wang C, Zhang J, Li Q, Zhang T, Deng Z, Lian J, Jia D, Li R, Zheng T, Ding X, Yang F, Ma C, Wang R, Zhang W, Wen JG
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 7; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16923.

PMID:
    28446726
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Lactobacillus casei Zhang and vitamin K2 prevent intestinal tumorigenesis in mice via adiponectin-elevated different signaling pathways.
Zhang Y, Ma C, Zhao J, Xu H, Hou Q, Zhang H
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 11; 8(15)24719-24727. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.15791.

PMID:
    28445967
    [PubMed - in process]
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RHBDD1 upregulates EGFR via the AP-1 pathway in colorectal cancer.
Miao F, Zhang M, Zhao Y, Li X, Yao R, Wu F, Huang R, Li K, Miao S, Ma C, Ju H, Song W, Wang L
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 11; 8(15)25251-25260. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.15694.

PMID:
    28445956
    [PubMed - in process]
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The shadow price of CO<sub>2</sub> emissions in China's iron and steel industry.
Wang K, Che L, Ma C, Wei YM
Sci Total Environ. 2017 Apr 22; 598272-281. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.04.089.

PMID:
    28445824
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Binostril endoscopic transsphenoidal neurosurgery for pituitary adenomas: experience with 42 patients.
Sun G, Cao Y, Jiang N, Nie D, Wan Z, Li M, Ma C, Guo J
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 9; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16976.

PMID:
    28445162
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Identification of drug candidates that enhance pyrazinamide activity from a clinical compound library.
Niu H, Ma C, Cui P, Shi W, Zhang S, Feng J, Sullivan D, Zhu B, Zhang W, Zhang Y
Emerg Microbes Infect. 2017 Apr 26; 6(4)e27. doi: 10.1038/emi.2017.23.

PMID:
    28442749
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anti-amnesic effect of extract and alkaloid fraction from aerial parts of Peganum harmala on scopolamine-induced memory deficits in mice.
Liu W, Zhu Y, Wang Y, Qi S, Wang Y, Ma C, Li S, Jiang B, Cheng X, Wang Z, Xuan Z, Wang C
J Ethnopharmacol. 2017 Apr 22; pii: S0378-8741(17)30060-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2017.04.019.

PMID:
    28442406
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Breast cancer stage variation and survival in association with insurance status and sociodemographic factors in US women 18 to 64 years old.
Hsu CD, Wang X, Habif DV Jr, Ma CX, Johnson KJ
Cancer. 2017 Apr 25; doi: 10.1002/cncr.30722.

PMID:
    28440864
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Kallistatin exerts anti-lymphangiogenic effects by inhibiting lymphatic endothelial cell proliferation, migration and tube formation.
Ma C, Yin H, Zhong J, Zhang Y, Luo C, Che D, Fang Z, Li L, Qin S, Liang J, Qi W, Yang Z, Zhou T, Ma J, Yang X, Gao G
Int J Oncol. 2017 Apr 20; doi: 10.3892/ijo.2017.3972.

PMID:
    28440474
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Corrigendum: Proteogenomic integration reveals therapeutic targets in breast cancer xenografts.
Huang KL, Li S, Mertins P, Cao S, Gunawardena HP, Ruggles KV, Mani DR, Clauser KR, Tanioka M, Usary J, Kavuri SM, Xie L, Yoon C, Qiao JW, Wrobel J, Wyczalkowski MA, Erdmann-Gilmore P, Snider JE, Hoog J, Singh P, Niu B, Guo Z, Sun SQ, Sanati S, Kawaler E, Wang X, Scott A, Ye K, McLellan MD, Wendl MC, Malovannaya A, Held JM, Gillette MA, Fenyö D, Kinsinger CR, Mesri M, Rodriguez H, Davies SR, Perou CM, Ma C, Townsend RR, Chen X, Carr SA, Ellis MJ, Ding L
Nat Commun. 2017 Apr 25; 815479. doi: 10.1038/ncomms15479.

PMID:
    28440318
    [PubMed - in process]
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Identifying key genes in rheumatoid arthritis by weighted gene co-expression network analysis.
Ma C, Lv Q, Teng S, Yu Y, Niu K, Yi C
Int J Rheum Dis. 2017 Apr 25; doi: 10.1111/1756-185X.13063.

PMID:
    28440025
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In vivo inhibitory activity of andrographolide derivative ADN-9 against liver cancer and its mechanisms involved in inhibition of tumor angiogenesis.
Yang W, Zhao J, Wang Y, Xu H, Wu Z, Hu Y, Jiang K, Shen P, Ma C, Guan Z, Zhang Y, Ma J, Shang N, Yan G, Wang Z, Dai G
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2017 Apr 21; pii: S0041-008X(17)30179-5. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2017.04.022.

PMID:
    28438631
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Tyramide Signal Amplification Permits Immunohistochemical Analyses of Androgen Receptors in the Rat Prefrontal Cortex.
Low KL, Ma C, Soma KK
J Histochem Cytochem. 2017 May; 65(5)295-308. doi: 10.1369/0022155417694870.

PMID:
    28438093
    [PubMed - in process]
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Combinatorial Library Based on Restriction Enzyme-mediated Modular Assembly.
Ma C, Liang C, Wang Y, Pan M, Jiang Q, Shi C
ACS Comb Sci. 2017 Apr 24; doi: 10.1021/acscombsci.6b00145.

PMID:
    28437612
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Optimal Sensitizer Concentration in Single Upconversion Nanocrystals.
Ma C, Xu X, Wang F, Zhou Z, Liu D, Zhao J, Guan M, Lang CI, Jin D
Nano Lett. 2017 Apr 24; doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b05331.

PMID:
    28437117
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Design and expeditious synthesis of organosilanes as potent antivirals targeting multidrug-resistant influenza A viruses.
Hu Y, Wang Y, Li F, Ma C, Wang J
Eur J Med Chem. 2017 Apr 19; 13570-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2017.04.038.

PMID:
    28433777
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J-Wave syndromes expert consensus conference report: Emerging concepts and gaps in knowledge.
Antzelevitch C, Yan GX, Ackerman MJ, Borggrefe M, Corrado D, Guo J, Gussak I, Hasdemir C, Horie M, Huikuri H, Ma C, Morita H, Nam GB, Sacher F, Shimizu W, Viskin S, Wilde AAM
Europace. 2017 Apr 1; 19(4)665-694. doi: 10.1093/europace/euw235.

PMID:
    28431071
    [PubMed - in process]
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LncRNA CHRF-induced miR-489 loss promotes metastasis of colorectal cancer via TWIST1/EMT signaling pathway.
Tao Y, Han T, Zhang T, Ma C, Sun C
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 5; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16850.

PMID:
    28430582
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Effects of Small Polar Molecules (MA<sup>+</sup> and H<sub>2</sub>O) on Degradation Processes of Perovskite Solar Cells.
Ma C, Shen D, Qing J, Thachoth Chandran H, Lo MF, Lee CS
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2017 Apr 21; doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b01348.

PMID:
    28430418
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Facile synthesis of reduced graphene oxide/Fe3O4 nanocomposite film.
Ma C, Yang K, Wang L, Wang X
J Appl Biomater Funct Mater. 2017 Apr 20; 0. doi: 10.5301/jabfm.5000341.

PMID:
    28430346
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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