Christine Ma, B.A.

Christine Ma, B.A.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Christine worked in a research lab at Wuhan University and moved to the United States in 2014. Her research utilizes cutting-edge immunology assays in combination with next-generation sequencing-based genomic technologies to address questions in epidemiology and cancer biology. Her current focus in the Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis is on the development of liquid biopsy-based biomarkers for the early detection, diagnosis, and prognosis prediction of cancer.  She is part of the Human Virome Core in the LHC. In her spare time, Christine enjoys gardening and cooking.

Areas of Expertise

1.) cell biology 2.) immunology 3.) molecular biology 4.) biochemistry 5.) high-throughput screening assays