Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Yafeng Ma

Medicine & Health
School of Clinical Medicine
Location
Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research
  • Book Chapters | 2021
    Po JW; Ma Y; Balakrishnar B; Brungs D; Azimi F; Cooper A; Saricilar E; Murthy V; de Souza P; Becker TM, 2021, 'PD-L1 Detection on Circulating Melanoma Cells', in Melanoma: Methods and Protocols, United States, pp. 223 - 233, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-0716-1205-7_17
    Book Chapters | 2021
    Po JW; Ma Y; Luk AWS; Lynch D; Balakrishnar B; Brungs D; Azimi F; Cooper A; Saricilar E; Murthy V; de Souza P; Becker TM, 2021, 'Single-Cell Analysis of BRAFV600E and NRASQ61R Mutation Status in Melanoma Cell Lines as Method Generation for Circulating Melanoma Cells', in Melanoma: Methods and Protocols, United States, pp. 277 - 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-0716-1205-7_21
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Fatima S; Ma Y; Safrachi A; Haider S; Spring KJ; Vafaee F; Scott KF; Roberts TL; Becker TM; de Souza P, 2022, 'Harnessing Liquid Biopsies to Guide Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy', Cancers, vol. 14, pp. 1669 - 1669, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers14071669
    Journal articles | 2022
    Khan T; Becker TM; Scott KF; Descallar J; de Souza P; Chua W; Ma Y, 2022, 'Prognostic and Predictive Value of Liquid Biopsy-Derived Androgen Receptor Variant 7 (AR-V7) in Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis', Frontiers in Oncology, vol. 12, pp. 868031, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fonc.2022.868031
    Journal articles | 2022
    Young FP; Becker TM; Nimir M; Opperman T; Chua W; Balakrishnar B; de Souza P; Ma Y, 2022, 'Biomarkers of Castrate Resistance in Prostate Cancer: Androgen Receptor Amplification and T877A Mutation Detection by Multiplex Droplet Digital PCR', Journal of Clinical Medicine, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jcm11010257
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ma Y; Wang W, 2021, 'Original The impact of diagnosis related group payment on the performance of public hospitals', AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH, vol. 13, pp. 6796 - 6801, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000668595100030&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Journal articles | 2020
    Khan T; Scott KF; Becker TM; Lock J; Nimir M; Ma Y; De Souza P, 2020, 'The Prospect of Identifying Resistance Mechanisms for Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer Using Circulating Tumor Cells: Is Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition a Key Player?', Prostate Cancer, vol. 2020, pp. 7938280, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2020/7938280
    Journal articles | 2020
    Ma Y; Li L; Chen J; Chen T; Yuan C, 2020, 'Distinguishing rosacea from sensitive skin by reflectance confocal microscopy', SKIN RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY, vol. 26, pp. 671 - +, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/srt.12851
    Journal articles | 2019
    Ding PN; Becker T; Bray V; Chua W; Ma Y; Xu B; Lynch D; de Souza P; Roberts T, 2019, 'Plasma next generation sequencing and droplet digital PCR-based detection of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations in patients with advanced lung cancer treated with subsequent-line osimertinib', Thoracic Cancer, vol. 10, pp. 1879 - 1884, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1759-7714.13154
    Journal articles | 2019
    Ding PN; Becker TM; Bray VJ; Chua W; Ma YF; Lynch D; Po J; Luk AWS; Caixeiro N; de Souza P; Roberts TL, 2019, 'The predictive and prognostic significance of liquid biopsy in advanced epidermal growth factor receptor-mutated non-small cell lung cancer: A prospective study', Lung Cancer, vol. 134, pp. 187 - 193, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2019.06.021
    Journal articles | 2019
    Liu J; Mu Z; Liu L; Li K; Jiang R; Chen P; Zhou Q; Jin M; Ma Y; Xie Y; Xiang J; Li B; Ma Y; Mao X; Zhang L; Zhang T; Wu D, 2019, 'Frequency, clinical features and differential response to therapy of concurrent ALK/EGFR alterations in chinese lung cancer patients', Drug Design, Development and Therapy, vol. 13, pp. 1809 - 1817, http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/DDDT.S196189
    Journal articles | 2019
    Nimir M; Ma Y; Jeffreys SA; Opperman T; Young F; Khan T; Ding P; Chua W; Balakrishnar B; Cooper A; Souza PD; Becker TM, 2019, 'Detection of AR-v7 in liquid biopsies of castrate resistant prostate cancer patients: A comparison of AR-v7 analysis in circulating tumor cells, circulating tumor RNA and exosomes', Cells, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cells8070688
    Journal articles | 2019
    Po JW; Ma Y; Balakrishna B; Brungs D; Azimi F; De Souza P; Becker TM, 2019, 'Immunomagnetic isolation of circulating melanoma cells and detection of PD-L1 status', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, pp. e0211866, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0211866
    Journal articles | 2017
    Jiang G; Li R; Tang J; Ma Y; Hou X; Yang C; Guo W; Xin Y; Liu Y, 2017, 'Formulation of temozolomide-loaded nanoparticles and their targeting potential to melanoma cells', ONCOLOGY REPORTS, vol. 37, pp. 995 - 1001, http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/or.2016.5342
    Journal articles | 2017
    Luk AWS; Ma Y; Ding PN; Young FP; Chua W; Balakrishnar B; Dransfield DT; De Souza P; Becker TM, 2017, 'CTC-mRNA (AR-V7) analysis from blood samples—impact of blood collection tube and storage time', International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms18051047
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yuan C; Zheng S-L; Ma YF; Juliandri ; Philippe H, 2017, 'Cleanser use could decrease numbers of Demodex Folliculorum in mild to moderate acne patients', DERMATO-ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19381980.2017.1348444
    Journal articles | 2016
    Ma Y; Luk A; Young FP; Lynch D; Chua W; Balakrishnar B; de Souza P; Becker TM, 2016, 'Droplet digital PCR based androgen receptor variant 7 (AR-V7) detection from prostate cancer patient blood biopsies', International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms17081264
    Journal articles | 2015
    Ma Y; Faller WJ; Sansom OJ; Brown ER; Doig TN; Melton DW; Machesky LM, 2015, 'Fascin expression is increased in metastatic lesions but does not correlate with progression nor outcome in melanoma', Melanoma Research, vol. 25, pp. 169 - 172, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CMR.0000000000000135
    Journal articles | 2015
    Ma Y; Machesky LM, 2015, 'Fascin1 in carcinomas: Its regulation and prognostic value', International Journal of Cancer, vol. 137, pp. 2534 - 2544, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.29260
    Journal articles | 2014
    Li A; Morton JP; Ma Y; Karim SA; Zhou Y; Faller WJ; Woodham EF; Morris HT; Stevenson RP; Juin A; Jamieson NB; Mackay CJ; Carter CR; Leung HY; Yamashiro S; Blyth K; Sansom OJ; Machesky LM, 2014, 'Fascin is regulated by slug, promotes progression of pancreatic cancer in mice, and is associated with patient outcomes', Gastroenterology, vol. 146, pp. 1386, http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2014.01.046
    Journal articles | 2013
    Ma Y; Li A; Faller WJ; Libertini S; Fiorito F; Gillespie DA; Sansom OJ; Yamashiro S; Machesky LM, 2013, 'Fascin 1 is transiently expressed in mouse melanoblasts during development and promotes migration and proliferation', Development (Cambridge), vol. 140, pp. 2203 - 2211, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.089789
    Journal articles | 2013
    Ma Y; Li A; Faller WJ; Libertini S; Fiorito F; Gillespie DA; Sansom OJ; Yamashiro S; Machesky LM, 2013, 'Fascin 1 is transiently expressed in mouse melanoblasts during development and promotes migration and proliferation', Journal of Cell Science, vol. 126, pp. e1 - e1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.135186
    Journal articles | 2013
    Ma Y; Reynolds LE; Li A; Stevenson RP; Hodivala-Dilke KM; Yamashiro S; Machesky LM, 2013, 'Fascin 1 is dispensable for developmental and tumour angiogenesis', Biology Open, vol. 2, pp. 1187 - 1191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/bio.20136031
    Journal articles | 2013
    Sonego M; Gajendra S; Parsons M; Ma Y; Hobbs C; Zentar MP; Williams G; Machesky LM; Doherty P; Lalli G, 2013, 'Fascin regulates the migration of subventricular zone-derived neuroblasts in the postnatal brain', Journal of Neuroscience, vol. 33, pp. 12171 - 12185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0653-13.2013
    Journal articles | 2012
    Li A; Ma Y; Jin M; Mason S; Mort RL; Blyth K; Larue L; Sansom OJ; MacHesky LM, 2012, 'Activated mutant NRas Q61K drives aberrant melanocyte signaling, survival, and invasiveness via a Rac1-dependent mechanism', Journal of Investigative Dermatology, vol. 132, pp. 2610 - 2621, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jid.2012.186
    Journal articles | 2012
    Stevenson RP; Myant K; Jamieson T; Ma Y; Li A; Tan EH; Yamashiro S; Pignatelli M; Sansom O; Machesky LM, 2012, '178 Targeting the Actin Cytoskeletal Protein Fascin as a Novel Modulator of Intestinal Epithelial Cell Proliferation and Colon Cancer', Gastroenterology, vol. 142, pp. S - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0016-5085(12)60167-x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Yu X; Zech T; McDonald L; Gonzalez EG; Li A; Macpherson I; Schwarz JP; Spence H; Futó K; Timpson P; Nixon C; Ma Y; Anton IM; Visegrády B; Insall RH; Oien K; Blyth K; Norman JC; Machesky LM, 2012, 'N-WASP coordinates the delivery and F-actin-mediated capture of MT1-MMP at invasive pseudopods', Journal of Cell Biology, vol. 199, pp. 527 - 544, http://dx.doi.org/10.1083/jcb.201203025
    Journal articles | 2011
    Li A; Ma Y; Yu X; Mort RL; Lindsay CR; Stevenson D; Strathdee D; Insall RH; Chernoff J; Snapper SB; Jackson IJ; Larue L; Sansom OJ; Machesky LM, 2011, 'Rac1 Drives Melanoblast Organization during Mouse Development by Orchestrating Pseudopod- Driven Motility and Cell-Cycle Progression', Developmental Cell, vol. 21, pp. 722 - 734, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2011.07.008
    Journal articles | 2010
    Ma Y; Machesky L, 2010, 'Fascin', AfCS-Nature Molecule Pages, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/mp.a000904.01
    Journal articles | 2004
    Ma YF; Chen JH; Zhang DM; Wang XC, 2004, 'The antitumor activity of the extract from human urine', Chinese Pharmacological Bulletin, vol. 20, pp. 69 - 71
  • Conference Papers | 2021
    Tincknell G; Piper A-K; Ma Y; Ranson M; Becker T; Brungs D, 2021, 'Tracking circulating tumour DNA in patients with resectable gastroesophageal cancer', in ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, WILEY, pp. 43 - 43, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000693805000079&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Collier N; Oar A; Ng W; Johnston ML; Ma Y; Becker T; Apte M; Pavey D; Arumugam S; Merrett N; Asghari R; Lee MT, 2020, 'An Australian Three-Centre Feasibility Study of Neoadjuvant Modified FOLFIRINOX and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer with Collection of Baseline Circulating Tumor Cells', in INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, ELECTR NETWORK, Vol. 108, pp. E644 - E644, presented at 62nd Annual Meeting of the American-Society-for-Radiation-Oncology (ASTRO), ELECTR NETWORK, 25 October 2020 - 28 October 2020, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000582521502240&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Ding PN; Becker T; Bray VJ; Chua W; Ma YF; Luk A; Po J; Lynch D; Caixeiro N; de Souza P; Roberts TL, 2018, 'Longitudinal analysis of circulating biomarkers to monitor advanced EGFR mutated (EGFR+) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)', in Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, Munich, GERMANY, pp. viii660, presented at 43rd ESMO Congress (ESMO), Munich, GERMANY, 19 October 2018 - 23 October 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annonc/mdy303.033
    Conference Abstracts | 2015
    Lim SH; Spring K; Chua W; Ng W; Descallar J; Ma Y; Becker TM; De Souza P, 2015, 'Circulating Tumor Cells in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer Treated With Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation', in INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, San Antonio, TX, Vol. 93, pp. E522 - E523, presented at 57th Annual Meeting of the American-Society-for-Radiation-Oncology (ASTRO), San Antonio, TX, 18 October 2015 - 21 October 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.07.1883
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Sonego M; Gajendra S; Parsons M; Ma Y; Hobbs C; Zentar MP; Williams G; Machesky LM; Doherty P; Lalli G, 2013, 'Fascin regulates the migration of subventricular zone-derived neuroblasts in the postnatal brain', in MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF THE CELL, AMER SOC CELL BIOLOGY, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000209348700308&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Stevenson RP; Myant K; Jamieson T; Ma Y; Li A; Tan EH; Yamashiro S; Pignatelli M; Sansom O; Machesky LM, 2012, 'Targeting the Actin Cytoskeletal Protein Fascin as a Novel Modulator of Intestinal Epithelial Cell Proliferation and Colon Cancer', in GASTROENTEROLOGY, W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, San Diego, CA, pp. S44 - S44, presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW), San Diego, CA, 19 May 2012 - 22 May 2012, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000306994300168&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Preprints |
    Khan T; Lock J; Ma Y; Harman D; Souza P; Chua W; Balakrishnar B; Scott KF; Becker TM, Choice of antibody is critical for specific and sensitive detection of androgen receptor splice variant-7 in circulating tumor cells, http://dx.doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-1602818/v1