Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention


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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 21, Issue 2, February 2020, Pages 273-568 

1. Anticancer Effect of Cisplatin-Loaded Poly (Butylcyanoacrylate) Nanoparticles on A172 Brain Cancer Cells Line

Pages 273-274

Asad Vaisi-Raygani; Mozafar Khazaei; Mitra Bakhtiari; Elham Arkan; Faranak Aghaz


3. LncRNAs as Potential Therapeutic Targets in Thyroid Cancer

Pages 281-287

Zeeshan Javed; Faiez Ahmed Shah; Sadegh Rajabi; Qamar Raza; Zaheer Iqbal; Mukhtar Ullah; Touqeer Ahmad; Bahare Salehi; Mehdi Sharifi-Rad; Raffaele Pezzani; Farooq Yaqoob; Haleema Sadia; Marcello Iriti; Javad Sharifi-Rad; William C Cho


4. Financial Toxicity

Pages 289-293

Luciana de Alcantara Nogueira; Bruna Eloise Lenhani; Dabna Hellen Tomim; Luciana Puchalski Kalinke


6. Genetic Polymorphism in TNF-α-308 G/A and TNF-β +252 A/G, as Prognostic Biomarker in Breast Cancer Patients among Indian Population

Pages 301-308

Mohammad Margoob Ahmad; Farah Parveen; Naseem Akhter; Jamshaid Ahmad Siddiqui; Nootan Kumar Shukla; Syed Akhtar Husain


7. Prognostic Implications of DNA Repair, Ploidy and Telomerase in the Malignant Transformation Risk Assessment of Leukoplakia

Pages 309-316

Gigi Thomas; Santhoshkumar TR; Preethi George S; Thara Somanathan; Santhi Sarojam; Nandakumar Krishnankutti; Hariharan Sreedharan; Ravindran Ankathil


8. Availability of Diagnostic Services and their Impact on Patient Flow in Two Brazilian Referral Centres of Breast Cancer Treatment

Pages 317-324

Tácila Thamires de Melo Santos; Lorena Sofia dos Santos Andrade; Milena Edite Case de Oliveira; Kedma Anne Lima Gomes; Tiago Almeida de Oliveira; Mathias Weller


9. The Effect of ACE Inhibitor on the Quality of Life amongst Patients with Cancer Cachexia

Pages 325-330

Mehdi Dehghani; Mehdi Mirzaie; Pouya Farhadi; Alireza Rezvani


11. Breast Cancer Awareness among Female School Teachers in Saudi Arabia: A Population Based Survey

Pages 337-342

Basem Ashareef; Waed Yaseen; Wed Jawa; Yasmeen Barnawe; Wejdan Alshehri; Heba Alqethami; Walaa Bukari; Osama Alqumaili


12. p53, Cyclin-D1, β-catenin, APC and c-myc in Tumor Tissue from Colorectal and Gastric Cancer Patients with Suspected Lynch Syndrome by the Bethesda Criteria

Pages 343-348

Tais Fernanda Marcolino; Celia Aparecida Marques Pimenta; Ricardo Artigiani Neto; Paula Castelo; Marcelo Souza Silva; Nora Manoukian Forones; Celina Tizuko Fujiyama Oshima


13. Sexual Dysfunction in Carcinoma Cervix: Assessment in Post Treated Cases by LENTSOMA Scale

Pages 349-354

Abhishek Shankar; Jaineet Patil; Anil Luther; Kavita Mandrelle; Abhijit Chakraborty; Anusha Dubey; Deepak Saini; Ram Pukar Bharat; Deepak Abrol; Sachidanand Jee Bharti; Veronika Bentrad


15. Ethanolic Extract of Ocimum sanctum Leaves Reduced Invasion and Matrix Metalloproteinase Activity of Head and Neck Cancer Cell Lines

Pages 363-370

Kusumawadee Utispan; Nattisa Niyomtham; Boon-ek Yingyongnarongkul; Sittichai Koontongkaew


17. Cyclin D1 Gene Numerical Imbalances in Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Tissue Microarray Grid Based Analysis

Pages 379-384

Efthymios Kyrodimos; Vasileios Papanikolaou; Evangelos Tsiambas; Dimitrios Kikidis; Dimitrios Peschos; Vasileios Ragos; Nicholas Mastronikolis; Christos Riziotis; Aristeidis Chrysovergis


19. MIR-107, MIR-223-3P and MIR-21-5P Reveals Potential Biomarkers in Penile Cancer

Pages 391-397

Jaqueline Diniz Pinho; Gyl Eanes Barros Silva; Antonio Augusto Lima Teixeira Júnior; Marta Regina de Castro Belfort; Juliana Melo Mendes; Isabela Wernerck da Cunha; Luciana Gonçalves Quintana; José de Ribamar Rodrigues Calixto; Leudivan Ribeiro Nogueira; Ronald Wagner Pereira Coelho; André Salim Khayat


20. Comparative Evaluation of SMAD-2 Expression in Oral Submucous Fibrosis and Reactive Oral Lesions

Pages 399-403

Sravya Zagabathina; Ramya Ramadoss; Harini Priya AH; Rajkumar Krishnan


21. Expression of E- Cadherin and Levels of Dysplasia in Oral Leukoplakia - A Prospective Cohort Study

Pages 405-410

I Ilangani Sathish; Kannan Asokan; Krithika C.L; Arvind Ramanathan


25. Inhibitory Effect of Polyclonal Antibodies Against HER3 Extracellular Subdomains on Breast Cancer Cell Lines

Pages 439-447

Samaneh Mansouri-Fard; Mojgan Ghaedi; Mohammad-Reza Shokri; Tannaz Bahadori; Jalal Khoshnoodi; Forough Golsaz-Shirazi; Mahmood Jeddi-Tehrani; Mohammad Mehdi Amiri; Fazel Shokri


26. Translation and Factor Analysis of the Stigma Scale for Chronic Illnesses 8-Item Version Among Iranian Women With Breast Cancer

Pages 449-455

Mona Daryaafzoon; Mohammadali Amini-Tehrani; Zahra Zohrevandi; Mehrnoush Hamzehlouiyan; Amene Ghotbi; Samira Zarrabi-Ajami; Hadi Zamanian


27. Sociodemographic and Reproductive Risk Factors for Breast Cancer: A Case-Control Study in the Setif Province, Northern Algeria

Pages 457-464

Mokhtar Hamdi-Cherif; Diego Serraino; Souad Bouad; Adlane Dib; Khadidja Boudaoud; Saida Atoui; Imene Mergherm; Federica Toffolutti; Ettore Bidoli; Lamia Kara; Asma Ayat; Ghania Habia; Kenza Makhloufi; Imane Bouchaibi; Sabah Kettaf; Samiha Chenafi; Douniazad Dilmi; Karima Bouhafs; Bahadinne Ablaoui; Hadjira Chaouche; Loubna Belbedj; Asma Nadjem; Nawel Lakab; Saverio Virdone; Chiara Panato


28. Assessment of Serum CoQ10 Levels and other Antioxidant Markers in Breast Cancer

Pages 465-471

Eman El-Attar; Amel Kamel; Ahmed Karmouty; Nadine Wehida; Rasha Nassra; Mohamed El Nemr; Noha Said Kandil


29. Value of CCNA1 promoter methylation in triaging ASC-US cytology

Pages 473-477

Shina Oranratanaphan; Kewalin Kobwitaya; Wichai Termrungruanglert; Surang Triratanachat; Nakarin Kitkumthorn; Apiwat Mutirangura


30. Anti-Cancer Effects of Traditional Medicinal Herbs on Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 479-484

Ali Dehghani Nazhvani; Najmeh Sarafraz; Fatemeh Askari; Fahimeh Heidari; Mahboobeh Razmkhah


32. Dynamic Changes of Circulating Mir-155 Expression and the Potential Application as a Non-Invasive Biomarker in Breast Cancer

Pages 491-497

Sumadi Lukman Anwar; Dewi Sahfitri Tanjung; Meutia Srikandi Fitria; Aprilia Indra Kartika; Dwi Nur Indah Sari; Dinna Rakhmina; Tirta Wardana; Indwiani Astuti; Sofia Mubarika Haryana; Teguh Aryandono


33. Genetic Polymorphism of GSTP1, GSTM1 and GSTT1 Genes and Susceptibility to Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia

Pages 499-503

Hadeil ME Idris; Abozer Y Elderdery; Hiba B Khalil; Jeremy Mills


34. Can the Irisin be a Biomarker for Prostate Cancer? A Case Control Study

Pages 505-509

Rahmi Aslan; Hamit Hakan Alp; Recep Eryılmaz; Zubeyir Huyut; Mehmet Sevim; Şeyhmuz Araz; Kasim Ertas; Kerem Taken


35. Significance of 18F-FDG PET/CT in Characterization of Equivocal Lesions in High-Risk Testicular Carcinoma in Restaging Setting

Pages 511-515

Rashid Rasheed; Fareeda Al-Kandari; Mohammad Ghanem; Fahad Marafi; Sharjeel Usmani


36. Potency of Pfeiffer’s Crystallization to Analyze Oral Leukoplakia and Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 517-522

Vanshika Makkar; Mala Kamboj; Anjali Narwal; Rajeev Kumar Kapoor


37. Apoptosis Induced by Prednisolone Occurs without Altering the Promoter Methylation of BAX and BCL-2 Genes in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Cells CCRF-CEM

Pages 523-529

Saiedeh Ganbarjeddi; Ako Azimi; Milad Zadi Heydarabad; Maryam Hemmatzadeh; Shahin Mohammadi; Reza Mousavi Ardehaie; Majid Zamani; Sina Baharaghdam; Sajjad Esmaeili; Amin Ghasemi


38. Perceptions and Attitudes Towards Clinical Pharmacy Services and Their Impact on The Management of Cancer in Taif, Saudi Arabia

Pages 531-538

Ahmed M Kabel; Morouj M Bakr; Abeer M Alshanbari; Shahad M Alwagdani; Hanan A Altalhi; Shayma H Alzaidi; Meaad H Altowairqi


40. Tissue Profile of CDK4 and STAT3 as Possible Innovative Therapeutic Targets in Urinary Bladder Cancer

Pages 547-554

Tarek Aboushousha; Olfat Hammam; Ahmed Aref; Amira Kamel; Mohamed Badawy; Amr Abdel Hamid


41. Serum microRNA let-7a-1/let-7d/let-7f and miRNA 143/145 Gene Expression Profiles as Potential Biomarkers in HCV Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Pages 555-562

Doaa Mamdouh Aly; Nadida Abdul- Hameed Gohar; Afaf Ahmed Abd El-Hady; Marwa Khairy; Mona Mohsen Abdullatif


42. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Correlation between Androgen Receptor Expression and Pathological Response

Pages 563-568

Amrallah A Mohammed; Fifi Mostafa Elsayed; Mohammed Algazar; Hayam E Rashed; Abeer Hussien Anter