Yuanyuan Ma

CSA 115, HSC 9062
Phone: (323) 442-2254
Fax: (323) 442-2981
ym_334@usc.edu

Yuanyuan Ma, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate, Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • Qingdao University, China
    B.S.
    2006
    Oral and Dental Sciences

  • Sichuan University, China
    M.S.
    2009
    Oral Implantology

  • Sichuan University, China
    Ph.D.
    2012
    Prosthodontics

  • 9/2018 - 7/2019 - Visiting Scholar - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 7/2019 - 11/2019 - Research Lab Technician II - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 12/2019 - present - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  1. Wen Q, Jing J, Han X, Feng J, Yuan Y, Ma Y, Chen S, Ho TV, Chai Y. (2020) Runx2 regulates mouse tooth root development via activation of WNT inhibitor Notum. J Bone Miner Res. 2020 Jun 22. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.4120. Epub ahead of print. PMID:32569388.

  2. Hao Z, Ma Y, Liu W, Meng Y, Nakamura K, Shen J, Wang H. (2018) Influence of low-temperature degradation on the wear characteristics of zirconia against polymer-infiltrated ceramic-network material. J Prosthet Dent. 2018 Oct;120(4):596-602. doi: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.12.014. Epub 2018 Apr 30. PubMed PMID: 29724551.

  3. Z Hao, Y Ma, J Wu, X Li, H Chen, J Shen, H Wang. (2017) Osteocytes regulate osteoblast differentiation and osteoclast activity through Interleukin-6 under mechanical loading. RSC Advances, 2017, 79, Issue in progress.

  4. Yu K, Ma Y, Li X, Wu X, Liu W, Li X, Shen J, Wang H. (2017) Lipopolysaccharide increases IL-6 secretion via activation of the ERK1/2 signaling pathway to up-regulate RANKL gene expression in MLO-Y4 cells. Cell Biol Int. 2017 Jan;41(1):84-92. doi: 10.1002/cbin.10696. Epub 2016 Nov 13. PubMed PMID:27778412.

  5. Li X, Wu X, Ma Y, Hao Z, Chen S, Fu T, Chen H, Wang H. (2015) Oral administration of 5-hydroxytryptophan aggravated periodontitis-induced alveolar bone loss in rats. Arch Oral Biol. 2015 May;60(5):789-98. doi: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2015.01.015. Epub 2015 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 25766472.

  6. Liu W, Fu J, Wu X, Ma Y, Liu X, Liao Y, Wang H. (2015) Influences of iodonium salts on the properties of a hybrid composite resin containing BisS-GMA and expanding monomer modified epoxy. Journal of Wuhan University of Technology-Mater. Sci. Ed 2015,30(6):1184-90.

  7. Ma Y, Li X, Fu J, Li Y, Gao L, Yang L, Zhang P, Shen J, Wang H. (2014) Acetylcholine affects osteocytic MLO-Y4 cells via acetylcholine receptors. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2014 Mar 25;384(1-2):155-64. doi: 10.1016/j.mce.2014.01.021. Epub 2014 Feb 5. PubMed PMID: 24508663.

  8. Yin J, Hao Z, Ma Y, Liao S, Li X, Fu J, Wu Y, Shen J, Zhang P, Li X, Wang H. (2014) Concomitant activation of the PI3K/Akt and ERK1/2 signalling is involved in cyclic compressive force-induced IL-6 secretion in MLO-Y4 cells. Cell Biol Int. 2014 May;38(5):591-8. doi: 10.1002/cbin.10235. Epub 2014 Jan 10. PubMed PMID: 24375569.

  9. Li X, Ma Y, Wu X, Hao Z, Yin J, Shen J, Li X, Zhang P, Wang H. (2013) Serotonin acts as a novel regulator of interleukin-6 secretion in osteocytes through the activation of the 5-HT(2B) receptor and the ERK1/2 signalling pathway. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Nov 29;441(4):809-14. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.10.141. Epub 2013 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 24211588.

  10. Ma Y, Wu X, Li X, Fu J, Shen J, Li X, Wang H. (2012) Corticosterone regulates the expression of neuropeptide Y and reelin in MLO-Y4 cells. Mol Cells. 2012 Jun;33(6):611-6. doi: 10.1007/s10059-012-0053-y. Epub 2012 May 17. PubMed PMID:22610366; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3887760.

  11. Ma Y, Wang H. (2012) PI3K/Akt/FoxO: a novel participant in signal transduction in bone cells under mechanical stimulation. Cell Biol Int. 2012 Oct 1;36(10):923-6. doi: 10.1042/CBI20120078. PubMed PMID: 22716317.

  12. Chen W, Ma Y, Ye H, He Y, Li X, Li J, Zhu Z, Wang H. (2010) ERK1/2 is involved in cyclic compressive force-induced IL-6 secretion in MLO-Y4 cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2010 Oct 22;401(3):339-43. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2010.09.044. Epub 2010 Sep 16. PubMed PMID: 20849821.