The Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention (APJCP) is a monthly electronic journal, publishing papers in a wide spectrum of cancer sciences. The journal was launched in 2000 as the official publication of the Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention (APOCP) and its first volume with 51 articles was published in 2000.  Since then, the journal has published 17 volumes and close to 8,000 articles.

The APJCP with its distinguished, diverse, and Asia-wide team of editors, reviewers, and readers, ensure the highest standards of research communication within the cancer sciences community across Asia as well as globally. The APJCP accepts a manuscript on the whole spectrum of cancer sciences.

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Current Issue: Volume 22, Issue 9, September 2021, Pages 2723-3052 

2. Racial Disparities Associated with the Prevalence of Vaccine and Non-Vaccine HPV Types and Multiple HPV Infections between Asia and Africa: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 2729-2741

Jude Ogechukwu Okoye; Chiemeka Franklin Chukwukelu; Simon Imakwu Okekpa; Samuel Ifedioramma Ogenyi; Ifeoma Nora Onyekachi-Umah; Anthony Ajuluchukwu Ngokere


4. Evaluation of Perceptions of Tobacco Cessation among the Individuals Attending a Tertiary Care Dental Hospital – A Mixed Methods Design

Pages 2749-2755

Priyanka Ravi; Anupama Ivaturi; Diptajit Das; Upendra Singh Bhadauria; Charu Khurana; Monica Dev; Harsh Priya


5. Contrasting Trends of Primary Liver Cancer Mortality in Chinese Mongol and Non-Mongol

Pages 2757-2763

Wen-Qiang He; Xiaoyu Gao; Liqun Gao; Yujia Ma; Dejun Sun; Juan Sun


6. Accuracy of Methylene Blue Test as Single Technique for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Early Stages Breast Cancer

Pages 2765-2769

Dedy Hermansyah; Yolanda Rahayu; Arjumardi Azrah; Gracia Pricilia; Desiree Paramita; Edwin Saleh Siregar; Sufida Sufida; Albiner Simarmata


7. MicroRNA-199: A Potential Therapeutic Tool for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in an Experimental Model

Pages 2771-2779

Shimaa Atta; Nabila El Kramani; Sara Reda Mohamed; Menna Adel Mohamed; Sara Hesham Hassan; Reem Hesham; Aya Mostafa Mohamed; Eman Eid Abdel Halim; Yasmeen Ashraf Mohamed; Eman El -Ahwany


8. Oral Mucosal Lesions’ propensity as an Outcome Eventuated by Exhaled Carbon Monoxide (CO) Levels and Nicotine Dependency

Pages 2781-2788

Nidhi Naik; Ridhima Gaunkar; Amita Kenkre Kamat; Vinayak Kamath; Akshatha Gadiyar; Prachi Mungi


10. Assessment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Tissues for Interpreting Genetic Data in Forensic Science by Applying 16 STR Loci among Saudi Patients

Pages 2797-2806

Wedad Saeed Al-Qahtani; Tahani Mohamed Al-Hazani; Fatmah Ahmed Safhi; Mashael Alhumaidi Alotaibi; Dalia Mostafa Domiaty; Salha M.S. Al-Shamrani; Eman Alshehri; Amani Mohammed Alotaibi; Saad Alkahtani


11. Impact of Screening on Breast Cancer Incidence in Kazakhstan: Results of Component Analysis

Pages 2807-2817

Assem Toguzbayeva; Zhansaya Telmanova; Arman Khozhayev; Aizhan Jakipbayeva; Gulshara Aimbetova; Akmaral Zhantureyeva; Zarina Bilyalova; Saltanat Urazova; Gulnur Igissinova; Botagoz Turdaliyeva; Malcolm Anthony Moore; Nurbek Saginbekovich Igissinov


12. LGR5, HES1 and ATOH1 in Young Rectal Cancer Patients in Egyptian

Pages 2819-2830

Heba Morsy; Ahmed Gaballah; Mohamed Samir; Vandrome Nakundi; Mohamed Shamseya; Hanan Mahrous; Abeer Ghazal; Mervat Hashish; Waleed Arafat


13. Association between HOTAIR Polymorphisms and Lymphoma

Pages 2831-2835

Sara Kashani; Hosein Ali Sasan; Gholamreza Bahari; Behrouz Mollashahi; Seyed Mehdi Hashemi; Mohsen Taheri


14. Significance of Hereditary Hemochromatosis Gene (HFE) Mutations in Chronic Hepatitis C and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients in Egypt: A Pilot Study

Pages 2837-2845

Reham M Dawood; Mai Abd El Meguid; Walied Elrobe; Ghada M Salum; Naglaa Zayed; Sherief Mousa; Eman Medhat


16. Thymoquinone Crosstalks with DR5 to Sensitize TRAIL Resistance and Stimulate ROS-Mediated Cancer Apoptosis

Pages 2855-2865

Ahmed A Abd-Rabou; Nagwa M Abd El-Salam; Hayat M I Sharada; Gehan G Abd EL Samea; Mohga S Abdalla


17. Association of IL-6 -174G>C and -572G>C Polymorphisms with Susceptibility to Cervical Cancer and Ovarian Cancer

Pages 2867-2871

Ahmad Hashemzehi; Mojgan Karimi-Zarchi; Seyedeh Fatemeh Parsaeian; Fatemeh Asadian; Hossein Golestanpour; Sepideh Setayesh; Seyed Amir Shaker; Masoud Zare-Shehneh; Hossein Neamatzadeh


18. The Effect of a Patient Navigator on Treatment Abandonment and Follow-up for High Grade Osteosarcoma Patients in the Philippine General Hospital

Pages 2873-2877

Czar Louie Gaston; Kathleen Taleon; Ken Barsales; Cesar Dimayuga; Jochrys Estanislao; Pamela Fajardo; Albert Quintos; Donnel Rubio; Edward Wang; Ana Patricia Alcasabas


21. Long Non-Coding RNAs Expression in Breast Cancer: CBR3-AS1 LncRNA as a Sensitive Biomarker

Pages 2897-2902

Safora Torkashvand; Ali Basi; Hossein Ajdarkosh; Nasser Rakhshani; Nahid Nafisi; Seyed Javad Mowla; Ayda Moghadas; Mahshid Mohammadipour; Mohammad Hadi Karbalaie Niya


22. Case-Control Study of Alcohol Usage and Fruit Intake and Stomach Cancer in the North Viet Nam

Pages 2903-2908

Hoc Hieu Tran; Khanpaseuth Sengngam; Phu Van Pham; Ngoan Tran Le


24. Hope for Ostomates: A Carbon and Zeolite Impregnated Polyester Fabric Inhibits Urine Odor in Cancer Patients: A Randomized Experimental Study

Pages 2917-2921

Gianluigi Taverna; Linda M Thiel; Desiree L Miller; Lorenzo Tidu; Paolo Sardella; Patricia Camp; Matteo Luigi Zanoni; Paolo Vota; Cinzia Mazzieri; Giovanni Toia; Vittorio Fasulo; Pierpaolo Avolio; Alessio Benetti; Niccolò Buffi; Giovanni Lughezzani; Massimo Lazzeri; Paolo Casale; Giorgio Guazzoni; Fabio Grizzi; Brian Stork


25. Prevalence of Tobacco Use in Young Adult Literate Girls of 18-25 Years in Meghalaya, India: A Cross-Sectional Study

Pages 2923-2928

Sutapa Biswas; Judita Syiemlieh; Roken Nongrum; Shashi Sharma; Maqsood Siddiqi


26. The Growth Suppression Activity of Diosmin and PGV-1 Co-Treatment on 4T1 Breast Cancer Targets Mitotic Regulatory Proteins

Pages 2929-2938

Hajidah Musyayyadah; Febri Wulandari; Ana Fiin Nangimi; Afivah Dewi Anggraeni; Muthi’ Ikawati; Edy Meiyanto


27. Frequency of Hepatitis B Virus infection among Patients before Chemotherapy Treatment

Pages 2939-2944

Shahab Mahmoudvand; Somaya Shokri; Habibollah Mirzaei; Ali Ramazani; Manoochehr Makvandi; Nilofar Neisi; Sayed Jalal Hashemi


28. Preparing for the Next Pandemic: An Asian National Cancer Centers Alliance (ANCCA) Initiative

Pages 2945-2950

Laureline Gatellier; Sok King Ong; Tomohiro Matsuda; Noraslinah Ramlee; Fen Nee Lau; Suhana Yusak; H.R.Soeko Werdi Nintindo D; Achmad Mulawarman Jayusman; Ayu Hutami Syarif; Kishor K Pradhananga; Aasim Yusuf; Giang Nguyen Huong; Manju Sengar; CS Pramesh; Alireza Mosavi Jarrahi; Tatsuya Suzuki; William Y Hwang


29. Induction of Anti-Proliferative and Apoptotic Effects of Sorafenib Using miR-27a Inhibitor in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cell Lines

Pages 2951-2958

Abdel Hady A. Abdel Wahab; Eman G Ayad; Mohga S Abdulla; Hayat M Sharada; Abeer M Ashmawy


30. Aqueous Extract of Origanum majorana at Low Temperature (0°C) Promotes Mitochondrial Fusion and Contributes to Induced Apoptosis in Human Breast Cancer Cells

Pages 2959-2967

Asma Algebaly; Qwait AlGabbani; Wedad Refaiea Al-Otaibi; Amani Mohammed Alotaibi; Fatimah Gh. Albani; Ibtesam Sanad ALanazi; Gadah Albasher; Abdul Qader Saeed Alqahtani; Wedad Saeed Al-Qahtani


31. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Prevalence and Type Distribution in Urban Areas of Malaysia

Pages 2969-2975

Frhana Rahmat; Jo Yee Kuan; Z Hajiman; Nik Noorul Shakira Mohamed Shakrin; Nur Aishah Che Roos; Marami Mustapa; Nur Adnin Ahmad Zaidi; Azimah Ahmad


32. Long-Term Outcomes and Sites of Failure in Locally Advanced, Cervical Cancer Patients Treated by Concurrent Chemoradiation with or without Adjuvant Chemotherapy: ACTLACC Trial

Pages 2977-2985

Chokaew Tovanabutra; Tussawan Asakij; Kanisa Rongsriyam; Siriwan Tangjitgamol; Ekkasit Tharavichitkul; Jirasak Sukhaboon; Lieutenant Col. Apiradee Kridakara; Kannika Paengchit; Jakkapan Khunnarong; Thiti Atjimakul; Piyawan Pariyawateekul; Prapai Tanprasert; Tharathorn Tungkasamit; Vicharn Lorvidhaya


33. Survival Analysis of Cervical Cancer Patients: A Case Study of Bhutan

Pages 2987-2993

Ugyen Tshewang; Pairote Satiracoo; Yongwimon Lenbury


35. Radioprotective Effect of Thymoquinone in X-irradiated Rats

Pages 3005-3015

Sanaa A El-Benhawy; Mohamed I. Morsi; Rasha A El-Tahan; Noura A Matar; Hawa MG Ehmaida


36. Constipation in Chemotherapy Patients: A Diagnostic Accuracy Study

Pages 3017-3021

Isabel Neves Duarte Lisboa; Jéssica Dantas de Sá Tinôco; Maria Isabel da Conceição Dias Fernandes; Rammila Rayara da Silva; Juliana Barbosa da Silva; Millena Freire Delgado; Marcos Venícios Oliveira Lopes; Ana Luisa Brandão de Carvalho Lira


39. Circular RNAs 0064286 and 0000475: Potential Diagnostic Biomarkers in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Pages 3039-3044

Fathia Zaky El Sharkawi; M. Samy Awad; Waleed Elagawy; H.A. Al Sawaf; Heba Taha


40. OVCCA Web Application as Supplementary Material to Facilitate Health Literacy Regarding Carcinogenic Human Liver Fluke: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Thailand

Pages 3045-3052

Oranard Wattanawong; Tiwakron Prachaiboon; Thirayu Meererksom; Nathkapach Kaewpitoon Rattanapitoon; Schawanya Kaewpitoon Rattanapitoon; Pannee Banchonhattakit; Sarawut Boonsuk; Thongroo Kophachon


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