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.

All manuscripts published in the Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, are under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License. This permits anyone to copy, distribute, transmit and adapt the published work, provided the original work and source are appropriately cited. 


 

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Current Issue: Volume 21, Issue 3, March 2020, Pages 569-866 

1. Cancer Care Delivery Challenges Amidst Coronavirus Disease – 19 (COVID-19) Outbreak: Specific Precautions for Cancer Patients and Cancer Care Providers to Prevent Spread

Pages 569-573

Abhishek Shankar; Deepak Saini; Shubham Roy; Alireza Mosavi Jarrahi; Abhijit Chakraborty; Sachidanand Jee Bharti; Farzad Taghizadeh-Hesary


2. Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Firefighters

Pages 575-575

Swaantje Casjens; Thomas Brüning; Dirk Taeger


3. National Cancer Control Program of Thailand

Pages 577-582

Weerawut Insamran; Suleeporn Sangrajrang


5. Intercalating the Role of MicroRNAs in Cancer: As Enemy or Protector

Pages 593-598

Tapan Behl; Chanchal Kumar; Rashita Makkar; Amit Gupta; Monika Sachdeva


6. The Possible Role of Adipokines in HCV Associated Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Pages 599-609

Usama M El-Daly; Magdy M Saber; Mona S Abdellateif; Hanan R Nassar; Alfred E Namour; Yahia M Ismail; Abdel-Rhaman N Zekri


9. The Hypoxic Response Expression as a Survival Biomarkers in Treatment-Naive Advanced Breast Cancer

Pages 629-637

Irwan Gunawan; Mochammad Hatta; Andi Fachruddin Benyamin; Andi Asadul Islam


10. Chromosomal Abnormalities in Myelodysplastic Syndrome Patients in Upper Northern Thailand

Pages 639-645

Suphitcha Phrommin; Adisak Tantiworawit; Thanawat Rattanathammethee; Chaniporn Puaninta; Nathaporn Pangjaidee; Sirinda Aungsuchawan; Kanokkan Bumroongkit


11. Is Necessary Intraoprative Frozen Section In Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy For Breast Cancer Patients?

Pages 647-651

Gholamali Godazande; Siavash Moradi; Farshad Naghshvar; leyla Shojaee


13. Arg399Gln XRCC1 Polymorphism and Risk of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck in Jordanian Patients

Pages 663-665

Ammar Sobiahe; Eman Hijazi; Hamzeh J Al-Ameer; Yazan Almasri; Yazun Jarrar; Malek Zihlif; Maha Shomaf; Baeth Al-Rawashdeh


14. Association between Telomere-Related Polymorphisms and the Risk of IPF and COPD as a Precursor Lesion of Lung Cancer: Findings from the Fukuoka Tobacco-Related Lung Disease (FOLD) Registry

Pages 667-673

Masako Arimura-Omori; Chikako Kiyohara; Toyoshi Yanagihara; Yuzo Yamamoto; Saiko Ogata-Suetsugu; Eiji Harada; Naoki Hamada; Toru Tsuda; Shohei Takata; Ikuko Shimabukuro; Nobuhiko Nagata; Kazuhiro Yatera; Ryo Torii; Masaki Okamoto; Masaki Fujita; Yoichi Nakanishi


17. Molecular Epidemiology of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) in Patients with Hematologic Malignancies

Pages 693-698

Alireza Tabibzadeh; Mohammad Hadi Karbalaie Niya; Maryam Esghaei; Farah Bokharaei-Salim; Angila Ataei-Pirkooh; Seyed Jalal Kiani; Seyed Hamid Reza Monavari


20. Muramyl Tripeptide Plus Chemotherapy Reduces Metastasis in Non-Metastatic Osteosarcoma: A Single-Center Experience

Pages 715-720

Nurdan Taçyıldız; Emel Unal; Handan Dinçaslan; H Mine Çakmak; Kenan Köse; Gülşah Tanyıldız; Ömer Kartal


21. IDH Mutations in AML Patients; A higher Association with Intermediate Risk Cytogenetics

Pages 721-725

Yasser H ElNahass; Ragia H Badawy; Fatma A ElRefaey; Hend A Nooh; Dalia Ibrahiem; Heba A Nader; Hossam K Mahmoud; Wafaa H ElMetnawy


23. Effect of Metformin For Decreasing Proliferative Marker in Women with Endometrial Cancer: A Randomized Double-blind Placebo-Controlled Trial

Pages 733-741

Kittisak Petchsila; Nisa Prueksaritanond; Putsarat Insin; Marut Yanaranop; Nutpacha Chotikawichean


24. Clinical Significance of CD200 and CD56 Expression in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Pages 743-748

Salah Aref; Nashwa Abousamra; Emann El-Helaly; Mohamed Mabed


26. Correlation of Molecular Markers in High Grade Gliomas with Response to Chemo-Radiation

Pages 755-760

Rohini Khurana; Satyajeet Rath; Harikesh Bahadur Singh; Madhup Rastogi; Sambit Swarup Nanda; Abhishek Chauhan; Mohammad Kaif; Nuzhat Hussain


28. The Effect of Lavender Aroma on Anxiety of Patients Having Bone Marrow Biopsy

Pages 771-775

Reyhaneh Abbaszadeh; Fariba Tabari; Atefeh Asadpour


30. Opium Use and Head and Neck Cancers: A Matched Case-Control Study in Iran

Pages 783-790

Hosniyeh Alizadeh; Ahmad Naghibzadeh Tahami; Narges khanjani; Vahid Yazdi-Feyzabadi; Hadi Eslami; Vahidreza Borhaninejad; Mohammad Hasan Larizadeh; Ahmad Enhesari; Reza Abbasi-Rayeni; Vahid Moazed; Aliasghar Arabi Mianroodi


31. Evaluation of p53 and Its Target Gene Expression as Potential Biomarkers of Cholangiocarcinoma in Thai Patients

Pages 791-798

Janpen Puetkasichonpasutha; Nisana Namwat; Prakasit Sa-Ngiamwibool; Attapol Titapun; Tuangporn Suthiphongchai


33. Association of Diabetes with Oral Cancer- an Enigmatic Correlation

Pages 809-814

Mounika Reddy Mekala; Balaji Babu Bangi; Jayalatha N; Rajasekhar Reddy lebaka; Lakshmi Kavitha Nadendla; Uday Ginjupally


34. Smokeless Tobacco Products (STPs) Harbour Bacterial Populations with Potential for Oral Carcinogenicity

Pages 815-824

Srivastav Monika; Thayalan Dineshkumar; Shankaran Priyadharini; Thampan Niveditha; Priyadharshini SK; Krishnan Rajkumar


35. Response Rate of Cisplatin Plus Docetaxel as Primary Treatment in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Carcinoma (Squamous Cell Types)

Pages 825-830

Maryum Nouman; Ghulam Haider; Neelma Bukhari; Aveen Yousuf; Rabeea Nouman; Mehwish Roshan Shaikh; Shahid Hussain; Bhunisha Pavan; Raja Rahool; Paras Memon; Saima Zahoor; Khalil Mehar; Abdus Sami


37. Candida albicans Beta-Glucan Induce Anti- Cancer Activity of Mesenchymal Stem Cells against Lung Cancer Cell Line: An In-Vitro Experimental Study

Pages 837-843

Fatemeh Peymaeei; Fatemeh Sadeghi; Elahe Safari; Samaneh Khorrami; Mehraban Falahati; Shahla Roudbar Mohammadi; Maryam Roudbary


38. Palliative Care in the Health System of Iran: A Review of the Present Status and the Future Challenges

Pages 845-851

Salman Barasteh; Maryam Rassouli; Akram Parandeh; Amir Vahedian-Azimi; Rohallah Zaboli; Morteza Khaghanizadeh