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 2, February 2021, Pages 315-640 

1. Cytokines as Prognostic Biomarkers of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer (EOC): A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 315-323

Moh Nailul Fahmi; Heru Pradjatmo; Indwiani Astuti; Ricvan Dana Nindrea


2. The Effect of Particle Size on the Cytotoxicity of Amorphous Silicon Dioxide: An in Vitro Toxicological Study

Pages 325-332

Athena Rafieepour; Mansour R.Azari; Jalal Pourahmad Jaktaji; Fariba Khodagholi; Habibollah Peirovi; Yadollah Mehrabi; Yousef Mohammadian


3. Physical Features and Vital Signs Predict Serum Albumin and Globulin Concentrations Using Machine Learning

Pages 333-340

Jing Wei; Jie Xiang; Yousef Yasin; Andrew Barszczyk; Deanne Tak On Wah; Meifen Yu; Wendy Wenyu Huang; Zhong-Ping Feng; Kang Lee; Hong Luo


6. Prevalence of Smoke-Free Zone Compliance among Schools in Indonesia: A Nationwide Representative Survey

Pages 359-363

Al Asyary; Meita Veruswati; Cut Putri Arianie; Theresia Sandra Diah Ratih; Aries Hamzah


9. The Effect of the EGFR - Targeting Compound 3-[(4-Phenylpyrimidin-2-yl) Amino] Benzene-1-Sulfonamide (13f) against Cholangiocarcinoma Cell Lines

Pages 381-390

Papavee Samatiwat; Lueacha Tabtimmai; Prapasiri Suphakun; Nattanan Jiwacharoenchai; Borvorrnvat Toviwek; Veerapol Kukongviriyapan; M. Paul Gleeson; Kiattawee Choowongkomon


10. The Predictors of Sexual Satisfaction among Iranian Women with Breast Cancer

Pages 391-396

Nasrin Fouladi; Iraj Feizi; Mehriar, Nadermohammadi; Elham Mehrara; Rozita Adldoosti; Sara Alimohammadi


11. Effects of Pictorial Health Warnings on Cognitive, Affective, and Smoking Behavior: A Mixed Methods Study in Four Cities in Indonesia

Pages 397-405

Rendro Dhani; Artini Artini; Sri Tunggul Pannindriya; Albert Albert; Abdillah Ahsan; Dian Kusuma


12. Potential Utility of Cell Free High Mobility Group AT-hook 2 (HMGA2) as a Prognostic Biomarker in Liquid Biopsies of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 407-412

Nosheen Mahmood; Shamim Mushtaq; Qamar Jamal; Muhammad Hanif; Humera Akhlaq; Dur-e shahwar Rehman; Rashid Awan


13. Mobile Screening Unit (MSU) for the Implementation of the ‘Screen and Treat’ Programme for Cervical Cancer Prevention In Pune, India

Pages 413-418

Smita Joshi; Richard Muwonge; Vinay Kulkarni; Eric Lucas; Sanjeevani Kulkarni; Seema Kand; Mahesh Mandolkar; Mufid Baig; Sudhakar Wankhede; Kavita Surwase; Dilip Pardeshi; Partha Basu; Sankaranarayanan Rengaswamy


14. Key Drivers to Implement an Evidence-based Tobacco Control Programme in Schools of India: A Mixed-Methods Study

Pages 419-426

Akash Pradhan; Kunal Oswal; Keyuri Adhikari; Ajita Singh; Rishav Kanodia; Lakshman Sethuraman; Ramachandran Venkataramanan; Glorian Sorensen; Eve Nagler; Mangesh Pednekar; Prakash Gupta; Arnie Purushotham


16. How Well Have Projected Lung Cancer Rates Predicted the Actual Observed Rates?

Pages 437-445

Qingwei Luo; Julia Steinberg; Xue Qin Yu; Michael Caruana; Karen Canfell; Dianne L O’Connell


19. Acetic Acid and Iodine Staining for Determining Malignancy in Solid Tumors

Pages 463-469

Maulina Indah Anugrah Putri; Sonar Soni Panigoro; Agnes Stephanie Harahap; Trevino Aristarkus Pakasi; Bayu Brahma


21. Oral Psychosomatic Disorders in Family Caregivers of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients

Pages 477-483

Shailesh M Gondivkar; Amol R Gadbail; Sachin C Sarode; Amol Hedaoo; Subhrajit Dasgupta; Balkrishna Sharma; Apparna Sharma; Monal Yuwanati; Rima S Gondivkar; Rahul N Gaikwad; Gargi S Sarode; Shankar Patil


22. Psycho-Education on Knowledge of Oral Hygiene and Psychological Distress to the Parents with Leukemia Children

Pages 485-490

Ilya Krisnana; Iqlima Dwi Kurnia; Pujiati Pujiati; I Dewa Gede Ugrasena; Yuni Sufyanti Arief


25. Roles of Salmonella typhi and Salmonella paratyphi in Gallbladder Cancer Development

Pages 509-516

Ratnakar Shukla; Pooja Shukla; Anu Behari; Dheeraj Khetan; Rajendra K Chaudhary; Yasuo Tsuchiya; Toshikazu Ikoma; Takao Asai; Kazutoshi Nakamura; Vinay K Kapoor


26. Cancer, Mortality, and Acute Kidney Injury among Hospitalized Patients with SARS-CoV-2 Infection

Pages 517-522

Johnathan A Khusid; Adan Z. Becerra; Blair Gallante; Areeba S Sadiq; William M Atallah; Ketan K Badani; Mantu Gupta


27. Validation of Segmented Brain Tumor from MRI Images Using 3D Printingthe

Pages 523-530

Ujwal Ashok Nayak; Mamatha Balachandra; Manjunath K N; Rajendra Kurady


28. Prediction for Breast Cancer in BI-RADS Category 4 Lesion Categorized by Age and Breast Composition of Women in Songklanagarind Hospital

Pages 531-536

Seechad Noonpradej; Piyanun Wangkulangkul; Piyanoot Woodtichartpreecha; Suphawat Laohawiriyakamol


29. A Systematic Approach of Data Collection and Analysis in Medical Imaging Research

Pages 537-546

Manjunath K N; Chitra Manuel; Govardhan Hegde; Anjali Kulkarni; Rajendra Kurady; Manuel K


31. Histopathology and ARID1A Expression in Endometriosis- Associated Ovarian Carcinoma (EAOC) Carcinogenesis Model with Endometrial Autoimplantation and DMBA Induction

Pages 553-558

Puspita Eka Wuyung; Familia Bella Rahadiati; Hartono Tjahjadi; Salinah Salinah; Kusmardi Kusmardi; Ria Kodariah; Budi Wiweko


32. Frequency of Zygosity in Jak-2 Positive Patients with Polycythemia Vera-Pakistan’s Perspective

Pages 559-564

Syed Zubair Shah; Naila Raza; Muhammad Israr Nasir; Syed Mustanir Hussain Zaidi


33. Impact of Fas/Fasl Gene Polymorphisms on Susceptibility Risk and Imatinib Mesylate Treatment Response in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia Patients

Pages 565-571

Aziati Azwari Annuar; Ravindran Ankathil; Nazihah Mohd Yunus; Azlan Husin; Nur Shafawati Ab Rajab; Ahmad Aizat Abdul Aziz; Mohd Ismail Ibrahim; Sarina Sulong


34. Underexpression of miR-126-3p in Patients with Cholangiocarcinoma

Pages 573-579

Lucas Poleto Spinola; Gabriel F Vieira; Rafael Fernandes Ferreira; Maria C J Calastri; Graciele D Tenani; Franciana L Aguiar; Ilka F Santana Ferreira Boin; Larissa B E da Costa; Maria Fernanda Chaim Correia; Eliane M Zanovelo; Daniele C B de Souza; Rita C Martins Alves da Silva; Renato Ferreira da Silva; Ana Margarida Coelho Abrantes; Maria Filomena R R Botelho; Jose Guilherme L R Tralhão; Doroteia R S Souza


35. The Life Quality and Sexual Function of Women Underwent Radical Hysterectomy

Pages 581-589

Roza Pak; Tolkyn Sadykova; Dilyara Kaidarova; Murat Gultekin; Gulnara Kasimova; Shynar Tanabayeva; Naylia Ussebayeva; Aigul Tazhiyeva; Maksut Senbekov; Ildar Fakhradiyev


37. Prevalence and Potential Risk Factors of Helicobacter pylori Infection among Asymptomatic Individuals in Kazakhstan

Pages 597-602

Linda Mežmale; Inese Polaka; Dace Rudzite; Reinis Vangravs; Ilze Kikuste; Sergei Parshutin; Ilva Daugule; Altynbek Tazhedinov; Tatyana Belikhina; Nurbek Igissinov; Jin Young Park; Rolando Herrero; Marcis Leja


39. The Effect of Metformin on Survival Outcomes of Non-Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Pages 611-616

Bita Behrouzi; Mohammad Zokaasadi; Mohammad Ali Mohagheghi; Amir Hosein Emami; Sanambar Sadighi


40. Strong Correlation of MTHFR Gene Polymorphisms with Breast Cancer and its Prognostic Clinical Factors among Egyptian Females

Pages 617-626

Moataza H Omran; Basma E Fotouh; Wafaa G Shousha; Abeer Ismail; Noha E Ibrahim; Shimaa S Ramadan


41. The Effective Control of Hyperuricemia in Cancer Patients: A New Recombinant Conjugated Variant of Urate Oxidase

Pages 627-632

Abbas Najjari; Hamid Shahbazmohammadi; Eskandar Omidinia; Abolfazl M Movafagh


42. Analysis of the Immunoexpression of Opioid Receptors and their Correlation with Markers of Angiogenesis, Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis in Breast Cancer

Pages 633-640

Alceu Machado de Sousa; Thinali Sousa Dantas; Paulo Goberlânio de Barros Silva; Conceição da Silva Martins; Gildenio Estevam Freire; Howard Lopes Ribeiro Junior; Gerly Anne de Castro Brito; Karuza Maria Alves Pereira; Renata Ferreira de Carvalho Leitão