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 23, Issue 4, April 2022, Pages 1103-1444 

1. Correlates of Betel Nut Chewing among Burmese Refugees in Nebraska

Pages 1103-1106

Dejun Su; Mai-Thao Nguyen; Drissa Toure

2. Association of Somatic Gene Mutations with Risk of Transformation into Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 1107-1116

Noorwati Sutandyo; Resti Mulyasari; Agus Kosasih; Ikhwan Rinaldi; Melva Louisa; Andi Putra Kevinsyah; Kevin Winston

3. Use and Applicability of the Gail Model to Calculate Breast Cancer Risk: A Scoping Review

Pages 1117-1123

Kely Paviani Stevanato; Raíssa Bocchi Pedroso; Catia Millene Dell Agnolo; Lander Dos Santos; Fernando Castilho Pelloso; Maria Dalva de Barros Carvalho; Sandra Marisa Pelloso

4. Development and Evaluation of Internet-based Health Technology in Pediatric Oncology: A Scoping Review

Pages 1125-1135

Dwi Novrianda; Fitri Haryanti; Eddy Supriyadi; Luthfan Lazuardi; Elisabeth Siti Herini

5. A Systematic Review on Overall Survival and Disease-Free Survival Following Total Pelvic Exenteration

Pages 1137-1145

Seyed Rouhollah Miri; Setareh Akhavan; Azam Sadat Mousavi; Seyedeh Razieh Hashemi; Shahrzad Sheikhhasan; Amir Almasi-Hashiani; Mohammad Sadegh Fakhari; Arezoo Esmailzadeh

6. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Two Chemotherapy Regiments FAC vs. Taxane for Operable Breast Cancer Patients in Indonesia

Pages 1147-1154

Agusdini Banun Saptaningsih; Umi Sa’adatun Nikmah; Teguh Aryandono; Iwan Dwiprahasto; Jarir At Thobari

7. Clinical Effectiveness of Erlova in EGFR-Mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: An Affordable Price with Clinical Benefit

Pages 1155-1158

Sharareh Seifi; Babak Salimi; Zahra Esfahani-Monfared; Ramin Radmanesh; Saeed Yaghoubifard; Sara Talebianpour; Adnan Khosravi

8. Hsa-miR-625 Upregulation Promotes Apoptosis in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Cell Line by Targeting Integrin-linked Kinase Pathway

Pages 1159-1167

Bahareh Aliabedi; Seyed Hadi Mousavi; Marzieh Ebrahimi; Shaban Alizadeh; Amir Abbas Hedayati Asl; Monireh Mohammad; Sahar Samieyan Dehkordi

10. Development of a School-Based Health Literacy Model for Liver Fluke Prevention and Control Using Participatory Action Research

Pages 1177-1183

Natnapa Heebkaew Patchasuwan; Pannee Banchonhattakit; Nathkapach Kaewpitoon Rattanapitoon; Nathakon Nilnate; Werayuth Srithumsuk; Seksan Heebkaew; Surachai Phimha

12. Prevalence of Sclerotic Pterygoid Plate in Pretreatment Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Pages 1193-1197

Arunnit Boonrod; Warinthorn Phuttharak; Natta Ounjaroen

13. Interaction of Helicobacter pylori Infection with Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking in the Development of Stomach Cancer in Vietnamese Men

Pages 1199-1206

Khanpaseuth Sengngam; Tran Hieu Hoc; Le Hong Phuoc; Dao Viet Hang; Le Tran Ngoan

14. Knowledge, Practice, Preferences and Willingness-to-Pay for Mammographic Screening Tests among Iranian Women: A Contingent Valuation Method

Pages 1207-1213

Akram Karimabadi; Elahe Pourahmadi; Sadegh Bafandeh Imandoust; Afsane Nikoukar; Mehdi Aryafar

15. Evaluation of the Anti-Cancer/Anti-Mutagenic Efficiency of Lavandula officinalis Essential Oil

Pages 1215-1222

Maha A Fahmy; Ayman A Farghaly; Entesar E Hassan; Emad M Hassan; Zeinab M Hassan; Khaled Mahmoud; Enayat A Omara

16. Evaluating the Relationship between Diabetes and Cancer in a Cohort

Pages 1223-1229

Simge Ruhiye Yilmaz Kavcar; Ayla Acikgoz; Gul Ergor; Belgin Unal

18. The Prognostic Role of CD73/A2AR Expression and Tumor Immune Response in Periampullary Carcinoma Subtypes

Pages 1239-1246

Dina Sweed; Mohammad Taha; Sara Abd Elhamed; Asmaa Shams El Dein Mohamed

20. Is Exposure to Social Media Advertising and Promotion Associated with E-cigarette Use? Evidence from Indonesia

Pages 1257-1262

Widya Ratna Wulan; Dian Kusuma; Nurjanah Nurjanah; Aprianti Aprianti; Abdillah Ahsan

21. Evaluation of Safety and Side Effects COVID-19 Vaccine in Cancer Patients Being Treated

Pages 1263-1270

Mozaffar Aznab; Maryam Chalehchaleh; Somayeh Dokoshkani; Maryam Rezaei

22. Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes are Prognostic Factors and Can Be Markers of Sensitivity to Chemoradiotherapy in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 1271-1278

Hitomi Suzuki; Yohei Kawasaki; Masahito Miura; Haruka Hatakeyama; Kazuhiro Shina; Shinsuke Suzuki; Takechiyo Yamada; Maya Suzuki; Ayumi Ito; Yasufumi Omori

23. Lack of Association between IFN-γ, CXCL10 and TGF-β1 Gene Polymorphisms and Liver Complication in HIV-infected Thais

Pages 1279-1284

Chareeporn Akekawatchai; Khaimuk Changsri; Apikhun Tunkor; Chada Phuegsilp; Thanawan Soimanee; Madtika Fungkraja; Thitiilat Chiraunyanann; Warisara Sretapunya

25. Impact of Polymorphism in Base Excision Repair and Nucleotide Excision Repair Genes and Risk of Cervical Cancer: A Case-Control Study

Pages 1291-1300

Kailas D Datkhile; Pratik P Durgawale; Madhavi N Patil; Rashmi A Gudur; Anand K Gudur; Satish R Patil

26. Quality of Life and Psychological Wellbeing of Colorectal Cancer Survivors in the KSA

Pages 1301-1308

Munir Abu-Helalah; Hani Mustafa; Hussam Alshraideh; Abdullah Ibrahim Alsuhail; Omar A.Almousily; Ruba Al -Abdallah; Ashwaq Al Olayan

27. Attitudes and Beliefs of Cancer Patients Demanding Medical Cannabis Use in North Thailand

Pages 1309-1314

Alongkorn Sukrueangkul; Surachai Phimha; Nitchatorn Panomai; Wongsa Laohasiriwong; Chutikan Sakphisutthikul

28. Comparison of Fine-Tuned Deep Convolutional Neural Networks for the Automated Classification of Lung Cancer Cytology Images with Integration of Additional Classifiers

Pages 1315-1324

Tetsuya Tsukamoto; Atsushi Teramoto; Ayumi Yamada; Yuka Kiriyama; Eiko Sakurai; Ayano Michiba; Kazuyoshi Imaizumi; Hiroshi Fujita

29. Cigarette Consumption and Nutrient Intake in Indonesia: Study of Cigarette-Consuming Households

Pages 1325-1330

Triasih Djutaharta; Nur Hadi Wiyono; Yusnia Monica; Abdillah Ahsan; Dian Kusuma; Nadira Amalia

30. Efficacy of Premedication Protocol without Ranitidine for Taxane Regimen: A Multicenter Non-Randomized Historical Controlled Study

Pages 1331-1336

Chaichana Chantharakhit; Tanarat Ruchakorn; Somprattana Mungkornkaew; Pichyanin Amorntrakoon; Siwadonn Tassanamethee; Pathra Theeratrakul; Nantapa Sujaritvanichpong

31. Brazilin Isolated from Caesalpina Sappan Wood Induces Intrinsic Apoptosis on A549 Cancer Cell Line by Increasing p53, caspase-9, and caspase-3

Pages 1337-1343

Suyatmi Suyatmi; Ambar Mudigdo; Bambang Purwanto; Dono Indarto; Fikar Arsyad Hakim; Dyah Ika Krisnawati

34. Sequencing of Chromosomal Locus 6q25.1 Revealed Two Significant SNPs rs2046210 and rs2046211 Associated with Breast Cancer: A Case-Control Study in Egyptian Women

Pages 1359-1364

Marwa H Saied; Mohamed M Rizk; Nedaa Awad Abdelkader El Sayed; Salma Osama Ahmed Mostafa; Salah Marzouk; Haytham Fayed

35. The Impact of Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents on Cytomegalovirus Reactivation in Chronic Hepatitis C Infection

Pages 1365-1372

Reham M Dawood; Ahmed A Gomaa; Mai Abd El Meguid; Essam A Hassan; Ghada M Salum; Hany Mahmoud Fares; Mostafa K El Awady; Eman M Fares; Gamal Esmat

36. Association between Genetic Polymorphisms in MicroRNAs 196a2 (rs11614913) and 34 b/c (rs4938723) and Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Egyptian Patients

Pages 1373-1377

Ahmed Amin Ibrahim; Mohamed Abdel-Fattah El-Feki; Mohamed Gamal; Noha A Doudar; Heba Marey; Wael M Abd El Ghany; Nilly Helmy Abdalla

38. Prognostic Relevance of DNMT3A, FLT3 and NPM1 Mutations in Syrian Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients

Pages 1387-1395

Yahia Moualla; Faten Moassass; Bassel AL-Halbi; Walid Al -Achkar; Michael Georgeos; Haissam Yazigi; Atieh Khamis

39. Dosimetric Importance of Implementing Jaw Tracking Technique in Radiotherapy Treatment Plan Execution

Pages 1397-1403

Hridya V T; D Khanna; Aswathi Raj; Sathish Padmanabhan; Mohandass P

43. Prognostic Value of PD-L1 Immunohistochemical Marker in Gastric Carcinoma and Its Correlation with HER2 Status

Pages 1433-1444

Samar Attia; Amal Abd El Hafez; Azza Abdel-Aziz; Shimaa Elmetwaly; Nagwa Mokhtar

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