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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

Dickkopf 3 (Dkk3) Improves Amyloid-β Pathology, Cognitive Dysfunction, and Cerebral Glucose Metabolism in a Transgenic Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease.
Zhang L, Sun C, Jin Y, Gao K, Shi X, Qiu W, Ma C, Zhang L
J Alzheimers Dis. 2017 Sep 8; doi: 10.3233/JAD-161254.

PMID:
    28922151
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Self-organization of Ions at the Interface between Graphene and Ionic Liquid DEME-TFSI.
Hu G, Pandey GP, Liu Q, Anaredy RS, Ma C, Liu M, Li J, Shaw SK, Wu JZ
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2017 Sep 18; doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b10912.

PMID:
    28920423
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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[Ecological suitability regionalization for Gastrodia elata in Zhaotong based on Maxent and ArcGIS].
Shi ZW, Ma CJ, Kang CZ, Wang L, Zhang ZH, Chen JF, Zhang XB, Liu DH
Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2016 Sep; 41(17)3155-3163. doi: 10.4268/cjcmm20161707.

PMID:
    28920364
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effective removal of trace thallium from surface water by nanosized manganese dioxide enhanced quartz sand filtration.
Huangfu X, Ma C, Ma J, He Q, Yang C, Zhou J, Jiang J, Wang Y
Chemosphere. 2017 Sep 12; 1891-9. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.09.039.

PMID:
    28918289
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One-step hydrothermal synthesis of fluorescent nanocrystalline cellulose/carbon dot hydrogels.
Li W, Wang S, Li Y, Ma C, Huang Z, Wang C, Li J, Chen Z, Liu S
Carbohydr Polym. 2017 Nov 1; 1757-17. doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.07.062.

PMID:
    28917920
    [PubMed - in process]
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A minimum-phase Shinnar-Le Roux spectral-spatial excitation RF pulse for simultaneous water and lipid suppression in <sup>1</sup>H-MRSI of body extremities.
Han PK, Ma C, Deng K, Hu S, Jee KW, Ying K, Chen YL, El Fakhri G
Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Sep 13; pii: S0730-725X(17)30198-4. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2017.09.008.

PMID:
    28917812
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Stereotaxic <sup>18</sup>F-FDG PET and MRI Templates with Three-dimensional Digital Atlas for Statistical Parametric Mapping Analysis of Tree Shrew Brain.
Huang Q, Nie B, Ma C, Wang J, Zhang T, Duan S, Wu S, Liang S, Li P, Liu H, Sun H, Zhou J, Xu L, Shan B
J Neurosci Methods. 2017 Sep 13; pii: S0165-0270(17)30327-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.09.006.

PMID:
    28917660
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effects of acarbose on cardiovascular and diabetes outcomes in patients with coronary heart disease and impaired glucose tolerance (ACE): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Holman RR, Coleman RL, Chan JCN, Chiasson JL, Feng H, Ge J, Gerstein HC, Gray R, Huo Y, Lang Z, McMurray JJ, Rydén L, Schröder S, Sun Y, Theodorakis MJ, Tendera M, Tucker L, Tuomilehto J, Wei Y, Yang W, Wang D, Hu D, Pan C, ACE Study Group.
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2017 Sep 12; pii: S2213-8587(17)30309-1. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(17)30309-1.

PMID:
    28917545
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Outbreaks of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis caused by human adenovirus type 8 in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China in 2016.
Lei Z, Zhu Z, Wang BMC, Mei H, Li H, Ga DZG, Jie G, Chi MMB, Zhang S, Ma C, Xu W
PLoS One. 2017; 12(9)e0185048. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185048.

PMID:
    28915257
    [PubMed - in process]
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[A new method on investigate chemical constituents which have anti-thrombin effect by HPLC].
Wang JY, Hou WZ, Wei YJ, Gao SS, Bai GC, Wang AD, Ma CH
Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2016 Aug; 41(15)2855-2860. doi: 10.4268/cjcmm20161518.

PMID:
    28914028
    [PubMed - in process]
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A novel method to control carryover contamination in isothermal nucleic acid amplification.
Ma C, Wang F, Wang X, Han L, Jing H, Zhang H, Shi C
Chem Commun (Camb). 2017 Sep 15; doi: 10.1039/c7cc06469a.

PMID:
    28913529
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Grazing limits natural biological controls of woody encroachment in Inner Mongolia Steppe.
Guo H, Guan L, Wang Y, Xie L, Prather CM, Liu C, Ma C
Biol Open. 2017 Sep 13; pii: bio.026443. doi: 10.1242/bio.026443.

PMID:
    28912357
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The effect of patient gender on outcomes after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Wong SE, Pitcher AA, Ding DY, Cashman N, Zhang AL, Ma CB, Feeley BT
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Sep 11; pii: S1058-2746(17)30434-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.07.013.

PMID:
    28911814
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Identification of 11(13)-dehydroivaxillin as a potent therapeutic agent against non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Xiao X, Li H, Jin H, Jin J, Yu M, Ma C, Tong Y, Zhou L, Lei H, Xu H, Zhang W, Liu W, Wu Y
Cell Death Dis. 2017 Sep 14; 8(9)e3050. doi: 10.1038/cddis.2017.442.

PMID:
    28906487
    [PubMed - in process]
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Salidroside suppressing LPS-induced myocardial injury by inhibiting ROS-mediated PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway in vitro and in vivo.
Chen L, Liu P, Feng X, Ma C
J Cell Mol Med. 2017 Sep 14; doi: 10.1111/jcmm.12871.

PMID:
    28905500
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Management of Leigh Syndrome: current status and new insights.
Chen L, Cui Y, Jiang D, Ma CY, Tse HF, Hwu WL, Lian Q
Clin Genet. 2017 Sep 14; doi: 10.1111/cge.13139.

PMID:
    28905387
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Molecular estimation of alteration in intestinal microbial composition in Hashimoto's thyroiditis patients.
Ishaq HM, Mohammad IS, Guo H, Shahzad M, Hou YJ, Ma C, Naseem Z, Wu X, Shi P, Xu J
Biomed Pharmacother. 2017 Sep 9; 95865-874. doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2017.08.101.

PMID:
    28903182
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The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy Scripts: Precision Medicine Through the Use of Pharmacogenomics: Current Status and Barriers to Implementation.
Ciarleglio AE, Ma C
Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2017 Sep; 76(9)265-269.

PMID:
    28900583
    [PubMed - in process]
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Are adult life history traits in oriental fruit moth affected by a mild pupal heat stress?
Zheng J, Cheng X, Hoffmann AA, Zhang B, Ma CS
J Insect Physiol. 2017 Sep 9; pii: S0022-1910(17)30154-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2017.09.004.

PMID:
    28899752
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ClC5 Decreases the Sensitivity of Multiple Myeloma Cells to Bortezomib via Promoting Pro-Survival Autophagy.
Zhang H, Pang Y, Ma C, Li J, Wang H, Shao Z
Oncol Res. 2017 Sep 11; doi: 10.3727/096504017X15049221237147.

PMID:
    28899456
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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