Ma, J. (1998).  Book Review: Bartel, P. L. & Fields, S. (ed.) 1997; The Yeast Two-Hybrid System; Oxford University Press.  J. Eukaryotic Microbiol. 45, 333.  (Book review, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J. (1998). Approaches for studying protein-protein interactions in vivo.  In: Applications of Molecular Biology Techniques. HaiNan Publishing House.  pp 35-67.  (Book chapter, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J. (1999).  Promoter fusions to study gene expression.  In: Nature Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.  Nature Publishing Group, London, www.els.net.   (Encyclopedia article, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J. (2000).  Yeast transcriptional activation and the two-hybrid system.  In: Yeast Hybrid Technologies, eds. L. Zhu and G. Hannon. BioTechniques Books/Eaton Publishing. pp 3-12.  (Book chapter, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Zhao, C., Dave, V., Fu, D., York, A., and Ma, J.  (2003).  Insights into the molecular functions of the Drosophila morphogenetic protein Bicoid.  Recent Res. Devel. Mol. Cell. Biol.  4, 115-126.  (Book chapter, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J.  (2004).  Actively seeking activating sequences.  Cell S116, 75-76.  PMID: 15055589

 

Ma, J. (2005).  Crossing the line between activation and repression.  Trends in Genetics 21, 54-59.  PMID: 15680515

 

Ma, J. (2006).  Transcriptional activators and activation mechanisms. In: Gene Expression and Regulation (Ed. J. Ma), pp 147-158, Higher Education Press & Springer, Beijing-New York.  (Book chapter, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J. (Ed.) (2006). Gene Expression and Regulation, A Current Scientific Frontiers Book, Higher Education Press & Springer, Beijing-New York.  (Book, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Liu, J., He, F., and Ma, J. (2011).  Morphogen gradient formation and action: insights from studying Bicoid protein degradation.  FLY (Austin), 5, 242-246.  PMID: 21525787; PMCID: PMC3225767

 

Ma, J. (2011).  Transcriptional activators and activation mechanisms.  Protein & Cell 2, 879-888.  PMID: 22180087; PMCID: PMC4712173


Ma, J. (2014).  Promoter fusions to study gene expression (version 3.0).  In: eLS 2013 John Wiley & Sons Ltd: Chichester. http://www.els.net/ [doi: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0000976.pub3]. (Encyclopedia article, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Gebelein, B. and Ma, J. (2016).  Regulation in the early Drosophila embryo.  Reviews in Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine 2, 140-167.  (Encyclopedia article, no PMID or PMCID)

 

Ma, J., He, F., Xie., G., Deng, W.M. (2016).  Maternal AP determinants in the Drosophila oocyte and embryo.  WIREs Developmental Biology 5, 562-581.  PMID: 27253156