Dr Mu Yao

Research Fellow
Medicine, Central Clinical School

T: +61 2 951 55192
F: +61 2 95161273

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Themes | Keywords | Publications



Cell biology; Prostate


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2010


  • Zheng, Z., He, X., Xie, C., Hua, S., Li, J., Wang, T., Yao, M., Vignarajan, S., Teng, Y., Hejazi, L., Liu, B., Dong, Q. (2014), Targeting cytosolic phospholipase A2 α in colorectal cancer cells inhibits constitutively activated Protein Kinase B (AKT) and cell proliferation. Oncotarget. 5(23), 12304-12316. [Abstract]
  • Vignarajan, S., Xie, C., Yao, M., Sun, Y., Simanainen, U., Sved, P., Liu, T., Dong, Q. (2014), Loss of PTEN stabilizes the lipid modifying enzyme cytosolic phospholipase A₂α via AKT in prostate cancer cells. Oncotarget. 5(15), 6289-6299. [Abstract]
  • Xie, C., Yao, M., Dong, Q. (2014), Proliferating cell unclear antigen-associated factor (PAF15): a novel oncogene. International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology. 50, 127-131. [Abstract]


  • Xie, C., Powell, C., Yao, M., Wu, J., Dong, Q. (2013), Ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme E2C: A potential cancer biomarker. The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology. 47C, 113-117. [Abstract]
  • Hua, S., Yao, M., Vignarajan, S., Witting, P., Hejazi, L., Gong, Z., Teng, Y., Niknami, M., Assinder, S., Richardson, D., Dong, Q. (2013), Cytosolic phospholipase A2alpha sustains pAKT, pERK and AR levels in PTEN-null/mutated prostate cancer cells. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1831(6), 1146-1157. [Abstract]
  • Dixon, K., Lui, G., Kovacevic, Z., Zhang, D., Yao, M., Chen, Z., Dong, Q., Assinder, S., Richardson, D. (2013), Dp44mT targets the AKT, TGF-β and ERK pathways via the metastasis suppressor NDRG1 in normal prostate epithelial cells and prostate cancer cells. British Journal of Cancer. 108(2), 409-419. [Abstract]


  • Yao, M., Xie, C., Constantine, M., Hua, S., Hambly, B., Jardine, G., Sved, P., Dong, Q. (2012), How can food extracts consumed in the Mediterranean and East Asia suppress prostate cancer proliferation?. British Journal of Nutrition. 108(3), 424-430. [Abstract]


  • Niknami, M., Vignarajan, S., Yao, M., Hua, S., Witting, P., Kita, Y., Shimizu, T., Sved, P., Patel, M., Dong, Q. (2010), Decrease in expression or activity of cytosolic phospholipase A(2)alpha increases cyclooxygenase-1 action: A cross-talk between key enzymes in arachidonic acid pathway in prostate cancer cells. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1801(7), 731-737. [Abstract]
  • Singh, J., Xie, C., Yao, M., Hua, S., Vignarajan, S., Jardine, G., Hambly, B., Sved, P., Dong, Q. (2010), Food extracts consumed in Mediterranean countries and East Asia reduce protein concentrations of androgen receptor, phospho-protein kinase B, and phospho-cytosolic phospholipase A(2)alpha in human prostate cancer cells. Journal of Nutrition. 140(4), 786-791. [Abstract]
  • Yao, M., Taylor, R., Richards, M., Sved, P., Wong, J., Eisinger, D., Xie, C., Salomon, R., Risbridger, G., Dong, Q. (2010), Prostate-Regenerating Capacity of Cultured Human Adult Prostate Epithelial Cells. Cells, Tissues, Organs. 191(3), 203-212. [Abstract]