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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Close to 10% of manuscripts submitted and accepted for publication in APJCP suffer a low quality of English writing which is a burden on the Journal's editorial system. In order to address this, the journal’s editorial team has set up a quality assurance policy.  Starting from July 1, 2017, all manuscripts .. Read more


 

Current Issue: Volume 22, Issue 3, March 2021, Pages 641-989 

3. Opium Usage and Risk of Head and Neck Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 661-670

Garima Singh; Abhishek Jaiswal; Akhil D Goel; Pankaja Raghav


5. The Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Care in the Post Pandemic World: Five Major Lessons Learnt from Challenges and Countermeasures of Major Asian Cancer Centres

Pages 681-690

Laureline Gatellier; Abhishek Shankar; Luh K Mela Dewi; Quazi Mushtaq Hussain; Tashi Dendup Wangdi; Dato Babu Sukumaran; Nina Kemala Sari; Sahar Tavakkoli Shiraji; Mohammad Biglari; Mamak Tahmasebi; Satoshi Iwata; Tatsuya Suzuki; Seung-Kwon Myung; June Young Chun; Jong Soo Han; Fen Nee Lau; Suhana Yusak; Luvsandorj Bayarsaikhan; Khin Thin Mu; Kishore K Pradhananga; Aasim Yusuf; Ching-Hung Lin; Ruru Chun-Ju Chiang; Suleeporn Sangrajran; Quang Tien Nguyen; Giang Nguyen Huong; Aung Naing Soe; D N Sharma; Manju Sengar; C S Pramesh; Tomohiro Matsuda; Alireza Mosavi Jarrahi; William Hwang


6. Seizure in Indonesian Glioma Patients: Associated Risk Factors and Impact on Survival

Pages 691-697

Rahmat Andi Hartanto; Ery Kus Dwianingsih; Andre Stefanus Panggabean; Adiguno Suryo Wicaksono; Kusumo Dananjoyo; Ahmad Asmedi; Rusdy Ghazali Malueka


7. Experience of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Project in a Community Set Up-An Indian Study

Pages 699-704

Ranajit Mandal; Dipanwita Banerjee; Krishnendu Gupta; Puja Chatterjee; Manisha Vernekar; Chandrima Ray


10. Next Generation Sequencing-Based Germline Panel Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancers in Pakistan

Pages 719-724

Hassan Tariq; Asma Gul; Tahir Khadim; Hafeez Ud-Din; Hamid Nawaz Tipu; Muhammad Asif; Rabia Ahmed


11. The Effect of Exercise on Life Quality and Depression Levels of Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 725-732

Mensure Aydin; Elif Kose; Ilhan Odabas; Bergun Meric Bingul; Deniz Demirci; Zeki Aydin


12. Gut Bacteria of Columbia livia Are a Potential Source of Anti-Tumour Molecules

Pages 733-740

Morhanavallee Soopramanien; Naveed Khan; Bibi Noorheen Haleema Mooneerah Neerooa; Kuppusamy Sagathevan; Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui


13. Evaluation of the Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor Kappa B Ligand (RANKL) Expression in Osteosarcoma and Its Association with the Clinicopathological Data

Pages 741-747

Hui Heng Chua; Sharifah Emilia Tuan Sharif; Wan Faisham Nu’man Wan Ismail; Muhamad Syahrul Fitri Zawawi; Sarimah Abdullah


14. Distinctive Clinico-Pathological Characteristics of Colorectal Cancer in Sabahan Indigenous Populations

Pages 749-755

Anuradha Valan; Fatimah Najid; Pradeep Chandran; Azuwani Binti Abd Rahim; Jitt Aun Chuah; April Camilla Roslani


15. Chemotherapy Negates the Effect of SDF1 mRNA to Distant Metastasis and Poor Overall Survival in Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 757-766

Kristanto Yuli Yarso; Monica Bellynda; Akhmad Azmiardi; Brian Wasita; Didik Setyo Heriyanto; Indwiani Astuti; Mohammad Hakimi; Teguh Aryandono


16. Evaluation of Cortactin and HS1 Genes Expression: New Players in Adult B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic leukemia

Pages 767-774

Salah Aref; Mohamed Al Agdar; Ahmed Ramez; Tarek Abou Zeid; Mohamed Sabry; Nada Khaled


19. Economic Distress of Breast Cancer Patients Seeking Treatment at a Tertiary Cancer Center in Mumbai during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cohort Study

Pages 793-800

Tabassum Wadasadawala; Soumendu Sen; Rakesh Watekar; Pallavi Rane; Rajiv Sarin; Sudeep Gupta; Vani Parmar; Sadhana Kannan; Sanjay K Mohanty


22. Could miR-34a Inhibition be Used as a Tool to Overcome Drug Resistance in MCF-7 Cells Treated with Synthesized Steroidal Heterocycles?

Pages 819-826

Shaymaa M. M Yahya; Mervat M Abd-Elhalim; Abdou O Abdelhamid; Emad F Eskander; Ghada H Elsayed


23. Exposure to Second Hand Tobacco Smoke among 12 year old Adolescents in Mangalore, Karnataka – A Descriptive Study

Pages 827-835

Ashwini Rao; Unnikrishnan B; Nikita Rungta; Nandini M; Ramya Shenoy; Arathi Rao; Mranali K Shetty


24. The Potential of hsa-mir-106b-5p as Liquid Biomarker in Prostate Cancer Patients in Indonesia

Pages 837-842

Christin H Bonnu; Anggia N Ramadhani; Ranu B Saputro; Salsabila L Sesotyosari; R Danarto; Indwiani Astuti; Sofia M Haryana


25. Synergistic Effect of Barbadensis miller and Marsdenia Condurango Extracts Induces Apoptosis Promotes Oxidative Stress by Limiting Proliferation of Cervical Cancer and Liver Cancer Cells

Pages 843-852

Tahir Maqbool; Faheem Hadi; Sehrish Razzaq; Sadia Naz; Saira Aftab; Sameera Khurshid; Sana Javaid Awan; Aisha Nawaz; Farah Abid; Arif Malik


26. Treatment Outcome and Prognosis Factors of FIGO 2018 Stage III Cervical Cancer Patients Treated with Definitive Concurrent Chemoradiation in Vietnam

Pages 853-859

Huyen Thi Phung; Minh Cong Truong; Long Thanh Nguyen; Anh Thi Van Dang; Thanh Ha Vu; Hoa Thi Nguyen


27. Exosomal Protease Cargo as Prognostic Biomarker in Colorectal Cancer

Pages 861-869

Natalia V. Yunusova; Elena A. Zambalova; Marina R Patysheva; Elena S Kolegova; Sergey G Afanas’ev; Olga V Cheremisina; Alina E Grigor’eva; Svetlana N Tamkovich; Irina V Kondakova


29. Thymoquinone Suppresses Cell Proliferation and Enhances Apoptosis of HL60 Leukemia Cells through Re-Expression of JAK/STAT Negative Regulators

Pages 879-885

Belal Almajali; Hamid Ali Nagi Al-Jamal; Wan Rohani Wan Taib; Imilia Ismail; Muhammad Farid Johan; Abd Almonem Doolaanea; Wisam Nabeel Ibrahim; Syed Ahmad Tajudin


30. Association between TNF-α, Interleukin-18 Polymorphisms and Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Egyptian patients

Pages 887-891

Heba Sharafelldin; Abdalla Morsy; Hany Elghobary; Enas Osman; Normeen Rady


32. Is Pap Test Awareness Critical to Pap Test Uptake in Women Living in Rural Vietnam?

Pages 903-908

Hee Yun Lee; Qingyi Li; Yan Luo; Kun Wang; Sara Hendrix; Jongwook Lee; Sangchul Yoon; Quoc Huy Nguyen Vu


33. The Proteomics and Metabolomics Analysis for Screening the Molecular Targets of Action of β-Eudesmol in Cholangiocarcinoma

Pages 909-918

Kanawut Kotawong; Wanna Chajaroenkul; Sittiruk Roytrakul; Narumon Phaonakrop; Kesara Na-Bangchang


35. Cancer Screening Literacy among Vietnamese Population: Does Annual Checkup Improve Cancer Screening Literacy?

Pages 927-933

Sangchul Yoon; Kun Wang; Yan Luo; Jongwook Lee; Jessica Neese; Hee Lee


37. Investigation the Role of Autophagy in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Pages 947-955

Minoo Pargol; Shima Zare Karizi; Masoumeh Akbari; Bahareh Nourmohammadi; Mohammad Behgam Shadmehr; Morteza Karimipoor; Shohreh Zare Karizi


38. Curcumin Rescues Doxorubicin Responsiveness via Regulating Aurora a Signaling Network in Breast Cancer Cells

Pages 957-970

Souvick Biswas; Elizabeth Mahapatra; Archismaan Ghosh; Salini Das; Madhumita Roy; Sutapa Mukherjee


39. Acceptability and Concordance of Self- Versus Clinician- Sampling for HPV Testing among Rural South Indian Women

Pages 971-976

Purnima Madhivanan; Holly Nishimura; Kavitha Ravi; Benjamin Pope; Makella Coudray; Anjali Arun; Karl Krupp; Poornima Jayakrishna; Vijaya Srinivas


40. Promoter Hypermethylation of LATS1 Gene in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) among North Indian Population

Pages 977-982

Harsh Goel; Runjhun Mathur; Saima Syeda; Anju Shrivastava; Abhimanyu Kumar Jha


41. A Randomized Clinical Trial of Levonorgestrel Intrauterine System with or without Metformin for Treatment of Endometrial Hyperplasia without Atypia in Indian Women

Pages 983-989

Ramya Dinnekere Ravi; Jasvinder Kalra; Radhika Srinivasan; Rashmi Bagga; Vanita Jain; Vanita Suri; Naresh Sachdeva