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. 


New Editorial policy

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 21, Issue 11, November 2020, Pages 3133-3447 

4. Measurement of Serum EGFR mRNA Expression is a Reliable Predictor of Treatment Response and Survival Outcomes in Non- Small Cell Lung Cancer

Pages 3153-3163

Anant Mohan; Ashraf Ansari; Mirza Masroor; Alpana Saxena; R M Pandey; Ashish Upadhyay; Kalpana Luthra; G C Khilnani; Deepali Jain; Rakesh Kumar; Randeep Guleria

5. AKT1 Polymorphism (rs10138227) and Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Moroccan Population: A Case Control Study

Pages 3165-3170

Loubna Allam; Housna Arrouchi; Fatima Ghrifi; Abdelhak El Khazraji; Ilham Kandoussi; Mohammed Amine Bendahou; Hamid El Amri; Mohamed El Absi; Azeddine Ibrahimi

6. Effects of Quinacrine on Expression of Hippo signaling Pathway Components (LATS1, LATS2, and YAP) in Human Breast Cancer Stem Cells

Pages 3171-3176

Soroush Darbankhales; Reza Mirfakhraie; Hossein Ghahremani; Mohsen Asadolahi; Kobra Saket-Kisomi; Lily Safakish; Sepideh Darbeheshti; Zahra Ganjkhanlou; Siamak Salami; Majid Sirati-Sabet

7. Clinical Implication of Toll-Like Receptors (TLR2 and TLR4) in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients

Pages 3177-3183

Salah Aref; AL Shaimaa Mansoura Abd Elmaksoud; Sherin Abd Elaziz; Mohamed Mabed; Mohamed Ayed

8. Qualitative Study of Health Information -Seeking Barriers among Mastectomy Patients

Pages 3185-3190

Masoomeh Latifi; Meghdad Sedaghat; Nilofar Barahmand; Fatemeh Fahimnia; Leili Allahbakhshian Farsani

10. Pan-Cancer Multiomics Analysis of TC2N Gene Suggests its Important Role(s) in Tumourigenesis of Many Cancers

Pages 3199-3209

Muhammad Asif Qureshi; Saeed Khan; Muhammad Sohaib Tauheed; Sofia Ali Syed; Ikram Din Ujjan; Amanullah Lail; Shaheen Sharafat

12. The Association of Molecular Biomarkers in the Diagnosis of Cervical Pre-Cancer and Cancer and Risk Factors in Senegalese

Pages 3221-3227

Dominique Diouf; Gora Diop; Cheikh Fall; Souleymane Sarr; Cheikh Ahmadou Tidian Diarra; Aminata Issa Ngom; Sidy Ka; Seynabou Lo; Oumar Faye; Ahmadou Dem

13. Comparison of Polymerase Chain Reaction–Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism, Immunohistochemistry, and DNA Sequencing for the Detection of IDH1 Mutations in Gliomas

Pages 3229-3234

Rusdy Ghazali Malueka; Emilia Theresia; Fitria Fitria; Ibnu Widya Argo; Aditya Dwi Donurizki; Sabillal Shaleh; Meutia Rizki Innayah; Adiguno Suryo Wicaksono; Kusumo Dananjoyo; Ahmad Asmedi; Rachmat Andi Hartanto; Ery Kus Dwianingsih

14. Estrogen Receptor 1 Gene (ESR1) rs2234693 Polymorphism and Breast Cancer Risk in Saudi Women

Pages 3235-3240

Razan Jamaan Al-Amri; Mohammad Kdaimes H Alotibi; Rawya Ibrahim AL-Raddadi; Weam Talal Yehya Shebli; Emad Ibrahim Yagoub Fallatah; Ahmed Safar Alhujaily; Hiba Salaheldin Mohamed

16. Karachi Cancer Registry (KCR): Age-Standardized Incidence Rate by Age-Group and Gender in a Mega City of Pakistan

Pages 3251-3258

Shahid Pervez; Adnan A Jabbar; Ghulam Haider; Shamvil Ashraf; Muhammad Asif Qureshi; Fouzia Lateef; Imtiaz Bashir; Manzoor Zaidi; Mohammad Khurshid; Mohammad Saeed Quraishy; Tariq Siddiqi; Uzma Rizwan; Muhammad Arif Nadeem Saqib; Muhammad A Memon; Ejaz Alam; Huma Qureshi

17. Childhood Cancer Survival in Brunei Darussalam

Pages 3259-3266

Elvynna Leong; Sok King Ong; Fadzilah Jali; Noraslinah Ramlee

19. Significance of Some Non-Invasive Biomarkers in the Early Diagnosis and Staging of Egyptian Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 3279-3284

Tarek MK Motawi; Nadia I Zakhary; Hebatallah A Darwish; Hassan Abdullah; Samer A Tadros

20. Baseline Sarcopenia is Associated with Lack of Response to Therapy, Liver Decompensation and High Mortality in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients

Pages 3285-3290

Hanaa Badran; Maha Mohammad Elsabaawy; Amr Ragab; Rasha Abdelhafiz Aly; Ayman Alsebaey; Aliaa Sabry

21. Subtype Specific Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Incidence and Survival Trends: Differences between Endemic and Non-Endemic Populations

Pages 3291-3299

Ilona Argirion; Katie R Zarins; Krittika Suwanrungruang; Donsuk Pongnikorn; Imjai Chitapanarux; Hutcha Sriplung; Patravoot Vatanasapt; Laura S. Rozek

22. Time from Self-Detection of Symptoms to Seeking Definitive Care among Cervical Cancer Patients

Pages 3301-3307

Shivaraj Nallur Somanna; Srinivasa Nandagudi Murthy; Ramesh Chaluvarayaswamy; Nea Malila

24. Stathmin! An immunohistochemical analysis of the novel marker in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Oral Leukoplakia.

Pages 3317-3323

Purnima Vadla; Sivaranjani Yeluri; G Deepthi; Venkateswara Rao Guttikonda; Sravya Taneeru; Srikanth Naramala

25. Efficacy of Oral Vitamin A in Reducing β-hCG Levels in Low-Risk Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia Patients

Pages 3325-3329

Yudi Mulyana Hidayat; Eppy Darmadi A; Sylvia Rachmayati; Windy Puspa Kusumah; Tono Djuwantono; Akhmad Yogi Pramatirta; Dodi Suardi

27. Tissue Expression Of LPHN3 in Breast Cancer: An Immunohistochemistry Method

Pages 3339-3343

Kwuntida Uthaisar Kotepui; Manas Kotepui; Duangjai Piwkham; Apiram Songsri; Lek Charoenkijkajorn; Tidamas Kongnok; Yupaporn Chanil

29. Human Papillomavirus 16 and 18 Infection in Oral Cancer in Thailand: A Multicenter Study

Pages 3349-3355

Nicha Komolmalai; Surawut Pongsiriwet; Nirush Lertprasertsuke; Suree Lekwanavijit; Sompid Kintarak; Ekarat Phattarataratip; Ajiravudh Subarnbhesaj; Kittipong Dhanuthai; Risa Chaisuparat; Anak Iamaroon

30. DNA Methyltransferases as Potential Biomarkers for HCV Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Pages 3357-3363

Mona M Hassouna; Mary Naguib; Enas M Radwan; Mohamed Abdel-Samiee; Suzanne Estaphan; Eman Abdelsameea

31. TP53, SPOP and PIK3CA Genes Status in Prostate Cancer

Pages 3365-3371

Mazhar Salim Al Zoubi; Raed Otoum; Mohammed S Alorjani; Samir Al Bashir; Bahaa Al Trad; Manal Issam Abualrja; Sohaib M Al-Khatib; Khalid Al-Batayneh

32. Assessment of Tumor Angiogenesis by Expression of CD 105 in Ameloblastoma, Odontogenic Keratocyst and Central Giant Cell Lesion

Pages 3373-3379

Khurshid Ali; Sultan Zeb Khan; Nuzhat Sultana; Osama Alghamdi; Samrina Muhammad; Sameer A Mokeem; Saqib Ali; Tariq Abduljabbar; Fahim Vohra

33. Viability and Antioxidant Effects of Traditional Cooling Rice Powder (bedak sejuk) Made from Oryza sativa ssp. Indica and Oryza sativa ssp. japonica on UVB-Induced B164A5 Melanoma Cells

Pages 3381-3386

Ahmad Rohi Ghazali; Raveena Vaidheswary Muralitharan; Chan Kam Soon; Tharsini Salyam; Nurul Najihah Ahmad Maulana; Ummul Aqeela Balqees Mohamed Thaha; Rasyidah Mohamad Halim; Sajidah Suhaifi; Muhamad Haziq Md Khalid; Adibah Hanis Ahmad; Noorhisham Tan Kofli

34. Karnofsky Performance Scale and Neurological Assessment of Neuro-Oncology Scale as Early Predictor in Glioma

Pages 3387-3392

Pricilla Yani Gunawan; Andi Asadul Islam; Julius July; Ilhamjaya Patellongi; Muhammad Nasrum; Tiara Aninditha

36. Preoperative Sedentary Time Predicts Postoperative Complications in Gastrointestinal Cancer

Pages 3405-3411

Takuya Yanagisawa; Hideshi Sugiura; Noriatsu Tatematsu; Mioko Horiuchi; Saki Migitaka; Keita Itatsu

38. Incidence of Colorectal Cancer in Selected Countries of Latin America: Age-Period-Cohort Effect

Pages 3421-3428

Thayana Calixto de Carvalho; Anne Karin da Mota Borges; Ilce Ferreira da Silva

39. Expression of microRNA-181a and microRNA-196b in Egyptian Pediatric acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Pages 3429-3434

Roxan Ezzat Shafik; Nahed Abd El Wahab; Marwa M Mokhtar; Maha A El Taweel; Emad Ebeid

40. Overexpression of BASP1 Indicates a Poor Prognosis in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 3435-3439

Ashwin Jaikumarr Ram; Smiline Girija AS; Vijayashree Priyadharsini Jayaseelan; Paramasivam Arumugam

41. Neoadjuvant Therapy with Drug Arglabin for Breast Cancer with Expression of H-Ras Oncoproteins

Pages 3441-3447

Sergazy Adekenov; Ainur Zhumakayeva; Vladimir Perminov; Bakhytzhan Bekmanov; Kayrolla Rakhimov