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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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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

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

Moderate Exercise Enhances Endothelial Progenitor Cell Exosomes Release and Function.
Ma C, Wang J, Liu H, Chen Y, Ma X, Chen S, Chen Y, Bihl JI, Yang YI
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2018 Oct; 50(10)2024-2032. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001672.

PMID:
    30222687
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chinese multidisciplinary expert consensus: Guidelines on percutaneous transthoracic needle biopsy.
Guo Z, Shi H, Li W, Lin D, Wang C, Liu C, Yuan M, Wu X, Xiong B, He X, Duan F, Han J, Yang X, Yu H, Si T, Xu L, Xing W, Jinhua H, Wang Y, Xie H, Cui L, Gao W, He D, Liu C, Liu Z, Ma C, Pan J, Shao H, Tu Q, Yong L, Xu Y, Weihao Z, Qiang Z, Wang S
Thorac Cancer. 2018 Sep 17; doi: 10.1111/1759-7714.12849.

PMID:
    30221455
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Ark shell Scapharca broughtonii hemocyte response against Vibrio anguillarum challenge.
Zhou L, Zhao D, Wu B, Sun X, Liu Z, Zhao F, Lv Z, Yang A, Zhao Q, Zhang G, Ma C
Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018 Sep 13; pii: S1050-4648(18)30583-7. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2018.09.039.

PMID:
    30219385
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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PIP5 Kinases Regulate Membrane Phosphoinositide and Actin Composition for Targeted Granule Secretion by Cytotoxic Lymphocytes.
Gawden-Bone CM, Frazer GL, Richard AC, Ma CY, Strege K, Griffiths GM
Immunity. 2018 Sep 8; pii: S1074-7613(18)30380-7. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2018.08.017.

PMID:
    30217409
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Fabrication of hierarchical carbon nanosheet-based networks for physical and chemical adsorption of CO<sub>2</sub>.
Wang Y, Wang J, Ma C, Qiao W, Ling L
J Colloid Interface Sci. 2018 Aug 22; 53472-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2018.08.063.

PMID:
    30216834
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Relationship Between Household Income and Patient-Reported Symptom Distress and Quality of Life in Children With Advanced Cancer: A Report From the PediQUEST Study.
Ilowite MF, Al-Sayegh H, Ma C, Dussel V, Rosenberg AR, Feudtner C, Kang TI, Wolfe J, Bona K
Cancer. 2018 Sep 14; doi: 10.1002/cncr.31668.

PMID:
    30216416
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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SATB2 is Superior to CDX2 in Distinguishing Signet Ring Cell Carcinoma of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract and Lower Gastrointestinal Tract.
Ma C, Lowenthal BM, Pai RK
Am J Surg Pathol. 2018 Sep 12; doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001159.

PMID:
    30212392
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Clearance of High-Risk Human Papillomavirus is Sooner After Thin Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (t-LEEP).
Zhang W, Gong X, Wu Q, Liu Y, Lao G, Xiao J, Yang L, Liu P, Ma C
J Invest Surg. 2018 Sep 13; 1-6. doi: 10.1080/08941939.2018.1483449.

PMID:
    30212232
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Correlation analysis of intestinal flora with hypertension.
Liu J, An N, Ma C, Li X, Zhang J, Zhu W, Zhang Y, Li J
Exp Ther Med. 2018 Sep; 16(3)2325-2330. doi: 10.3892/etm.2018.6500.

PMID:
    30210587
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The association between musculoskeletal disorders and driver behaviors among professional drivers in China.
Feng Z, Zhan J, Wang C, Ma C, Huang Z
Int J Occup Saf Ergon. 2018 Sep 12; 1-11. doi: 10.1080/10803548.2018.1482088.

PMID:
    30205765
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Combined small RNA and gene expression analysis revealed roles of miRNAs in maize response to rice black-streaked dwarf virus infection.
Li A, Li G, Zhao Y, Meng Z, Zhao M, Li C, Zhang Y, Li P, Ma CL, Xia H, Zhao S, Hou L, Zhao C, Wang X
Sci Rep. 2018 Sep 10; 8(1)13502. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-31919-z.

PMID:
    30201997
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Magnetic Adsorbent for the Removal of Cationic Dyes from Wastewater.
Ji Y, Ma C, Li J, Zhao H, Chen Q, Li M, Liu H
Nanomaterials (Basel). 2018 Sep 10; 8(9)pii: E710. doi: 10.3390/nano8090710.

PMID:
    30201925
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Genome-Wide DNA Methylation Comparison between <i>Brassica napus</i> Genic Male Sterile Line and Restorer Line.
Wang Z, Wu X, Wu Z, An H, Yi B, Wen J, Ma C, Shen J, Fu T, Tu J
Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Sep 10; 19(9)pii: E2689. doi: 10.3390/ijms19092689.

PMID:
    30201884
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Gallic acid attenuates allergic airway inflammation via suppressed interleukin-33 and group 2 innate lymphoid cells in ovalbumin-induced asthma in mice.
Wang X, Zhao H, Ma C, Lv L, Feng J, Han S
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2018 Sep 7; doi: 10.1002/alr.22207.

PMID:
    30191679
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Ligand-Free Nano-Au Catalysts on Nitrogen-Doped Graphene Filter for Continuous Flow Catalysis.
Liu Y, Liu X, Yang S, Li F, Shen C, Ma C, Huang M, Sand W
Nanomaterials (Basel). 2018 Sep 5; 8(9)pii: E688. doi: 10.3390/nano8090688.

PMID:
    30189640
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A new look at molecular biology of breast cancer.
Ma C, Nepal M, Kim JH, Fan P, Fei P
Cancer Biol Ther. 2018 Sep 6; 1-5. doi: 10.1080/15384047.2018.1507259.

PMID:
    30188759
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Nanofibers regulate single bone marrow stem cell osteogenesis via FAK/RhoA/YAP1 pathway.
Chang B, Ma C, Liu X
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Sep 6; doi: 10.1021/acsami.8b11449.

PMID:
    30188689
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PJA1 Coordinates with the SMC5/6 Complex to Restrict DNA Viruses and Episomal Genes through Interferon-independent Manner.
Xu W, Ma C, Zhang Q, Zhao R, Hu D, Zhang X, Chen J, Liu F, Wu K, Liu Y, Wu J
J Virol. 2018 Sep 5; pii: JVI.00825-18. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00825-18.

PMID:
    30185588
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[Effect of Bryan cervical disc replacement on cervical curvature and replacement segment in treating cervical spondylosis].
Li JY, Jia YS, Zheng CY, Sun Q, Chen J, Bai CX, Du L, Ma C, Xu L
Zhongguo Gu Shang. 2018 Aug 25; 31(8)751-756. doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1003-0034.2018.08.013.

PMID:
    30185011
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Photon-pair and heralded single photon generation initiated by a fraction of a 10 Gbps data stream.
Ma C, Wang X, Mookherjea S
Opt Express. 2018 Sep 3; 26(18)22904-22915. doi: 10.1364/OE.26.022904.

PMID:
    30184947
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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