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. 


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 20, Issue 11, November 2019, Pages 3189-3531 

2. Helicobacter Pylori Detected in Tap Water of Peruvian Patients with Gastric Cancer

Pages 3193-3196

Miluska Castillo; Luis Bernabe; Carlos A Castaneda; Ivan Chavez; Eloy Ruiz; Fernando Barreda; Daniel Valdivia; Nancy Suarez; Jais Nieves; Emmanuel Dias-Neto; Kevin Boehnke; Maria P Landa-Baella; Paola Montenegro

3. Benefits of Aerobic Exercise for Breast Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials

Pages 3197-3209

Amira Hassan Bekhet; Ahmed Ramadan Abdallah; Horeya M Ismail; Doaa M Genena; Nermin A Osman; Ayman El Khatib; Rami Labib Abbas

4. Effect of Occupational Exposure to Radar Radiation on Cancer Risk: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 3211-3219

Ali Safari Variani; Somayeh Saboori; Saeed Shahsavari; Saeed Yari; Vida Zaroushani

5. Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Firefighters: A State-of-the-Art Review and Meta-َAnalysis

Pages 3221-3231

Elpidoforos S Soteriades; Jaeyoung Kim; Costas A Christophi; Stefanos N Kales

6. The Lived Experience of Australian Women Living with Breast Cancer: A Meta-Synthesis

Pages 3233-3249

Lalithambigai Rajagopal; Pranee Liamputtong; Kate A McBride

7. Neonatal Weight and Prenatal Exposure to Polychlorinated Biphenyls: A Meta-Analysis

Pages 3251-3258

Hongling Zou; Yinxia Lin; Liu Yang; Chaoyan Ou; Fang Geng; Yao Wang; Wanrong Chen; Yali Niu; Rimei Liang; Qianzi Su; Yi Sun

8. Different Role of Caveolin-1 Gene in the Progression of Gynecological Tumors

Pages 3259-3268

Yan Gong; Yuhan Yang; Sufang Tian; Honglei Chen

9. Prevalence of Human Papilloma Virus Sub Genotypes following Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinomas in Asian Continent, A Systematic Review Article

Pages 3269-3277

Naeem Bukhari; Joe P Joseph; Sayed Sajid Hussain; Muhammad Adeeb Khan; Marcel Jose Yibirin Wakim; Esam Bashir Yahya; Amina Arif; Afshan Saleem; Nadeem Sharif

10. Self- Reported Personal and Family History of Cancers in Brunei Darussalam: Result of an Integrated Health Survey

Pages 3279-3284

Vui Heng Chong; Lydiana Harliza Kadir; Zakaria Kamis; Norhayati Kassim; Chee Fui Chong

13. Risk Factor Analysis for Breast Cancer in Premenopausal and Postmenopausal Women of Punjab, India

Pages 3299-3304

Akeen Kour; Sarika Sharma; Vasudha Sambyal; Kamlesh Guleria; Neeti Rajan Singh; Manjit Singh Uppal; Mridhu Manjari; Meena Sudan; Sahiba Kukreja

14. P21 Ser31Arg and FGFR2 rs2981582 Polymorphisms as Risk Factors for Early Onset of Breast Cancer in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Pages 3305-3309

Dewajani Purnomosari; Clarista Raharjo; Alvin Santoso Kalim; Rahma Herviastuti; Markus Yushan; Rangga Athilah Fajar; Karina Kazia Harris; Artanto Wahyono

15. Explaining Perceived Priorities in Women with Breast Cancer: A Qualitative Study

Pages 3311-3319

Seyede Zahra Ghaemi; Zohreh Keshavarz; Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Majid Akrami; Seyed Taghi Heydari

16. Down Regulation of KAI1/CD82 in Lymph Node Positive and Advanced T-Stage Group in Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 3321-3329

Thammineni Krishna Latha; Ankur Verma; Gaurav Kumar Thakur; Basudev Banerjee; Navneet Kaur; Usha Rani Singh; Sonal Sharma

17. Association between C1236T Genetic Variant of ABCB1 Gene and Molecular Response to Imatinib in Indonesian Chronic Myeloid Patients

Pages 3331-3334

Ikhwan Rinaldi; Riki Nova; Reni Widyastuti; Rizky Priambodo; Instiaty Instiaty; Melva Louisa

18. Pharmacological Characterization and Raman Spectroscopy Evaluation of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery-Related Carnoy´S Solution Modified by Different Viscosity Agents

Pages 3335-3339

Francisco Samuel Rodrigues Carvalho; Marina Mota Lima Verde; Khalil Fernandes Viana; Thâmara Manoela Marinho Bezerra; Said Gonçalves da Cruz Fonseca; Karuza Maria Alves Pereira; Thyciana Rodrigues Ribeiro; Fábio Wildson Gurgel Costa

19. Mdm2-P53 Interaction Inhibitor with Cisplatin Enhances Apoptosis in Colon and Prostate Cancer Cells In-Vitro

Pages 3341-3351

Amit Gupta; Tapan Behl; Hem Raj Heer; Rahul Deshmukh; Pyare Lal Sharma

20. The Effectiveness of Smoking Prevention Module Towards Knowledge and Smoking Refusal Skills among Adolescents in Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia

Pages 3353-3359

Norlina Anuar; Nur Suhaila Idris; Faridah Mohd Zin; Razlina Abdul Rahman; Imran Ahmad; Mohd Ismail Ibrahim

23. The Role of the LY294002 - A Non-Selective Inhibitor of Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinase (PI3K) Pathway- in Cell Survival and Proliferation in Cell Line SCC-25

Pages 3377-3383

Andressa Duarte; Giórgia Gobbi Silveira; Danilo Figueiredo Soave; João Paulo Oliveira Costa; Alfredo Ribeiro Silva

24. Predictive Value of Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio in the Diagnosis of Significant Prostate Cancer at Initial Biopsy: A Comparison with Free Percent Prostate Specific Antigen, Prostate Specific Antigen Density and Primary Circulating Prostate Cells

Pages 3385-3389

Nigel P Murray; Cynthia Fuentealba; Eduardo Reyes; Marco Antonio Lopez; Anibal Salazar; Simona Minzer; Lorena Munoz; Shenda Orrego; Eghon Guzman; Lucas Arzeno

25. Improved Outcomes of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Retrospective Single Center Study in Saudi Arabia

Pages 3391-3398

Abdullateef Mohammed Ahmed; Hassan Al-Trabolsi; Mohammed Bayoumy; Ibraheem Abosoudah; Fawwaz Yassin

27. Comparative Analysis between the Gail, Tyrer-Cuzick and BRCAPRO Models for Breast Cancer Screening in Brazilian Population

Pages 3407-3413

Kely Paviani Stevanato; Raíssa Bocchi Pedroso; Pedro Iora; Lander dos Santos; Fernando Castilho Pelloso; Willian Augusto de Melo; Maria Dalva de Barros Carvalho; Sandra Marisa Pelloso

29. Increased CD8 Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Colorectal Cancer Microenvironment Supports an Adaptive Immune Resistance Mechanism of PD-L1 Expression

Pages 3421-3427

Aru W Sudoyo; Antonius N Kurniawan; Gita D Kusumo; Teguh P Putra; Fritzie A Rexana; Muhammad Yunus; Akterono D Budiyati; Dicky Kurniawan; Andi Utama; Ahmad R Utomo

30. Characterization of High-risk Oncogenic Human Papillomavirus Genotypes in Histologically Confirmed Ear, Nose and Throat (Ent) Cancers in Burkina Faso

Pages 3429-3435

Maïmouna Ilboudo; Théodora Mahoukèdè Zohoncon; Esther Mah Alima Traore; Ina Marie Angèle Traore; Ali Kande; Florencia W Djigma; Dorcas Obiri-Yeboah; Yvette Marie Chantal Gyebre; Jacques Simpore

31. An Investigation on the Therapeutic Potential of Butein, A Tretrahydroxychalcone Against Human Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 3437-3446

Devivasha Bordoloi; Javadi Monisha; Nand Kishor Roy; Ganesan Padmavathi; Kishore Banik; Choudhary Harsha; Hong Wang; Alan Prem Kumar; Frank Arfuso; Ajaikumar B Kunnumakkara

34. Implication of Soluble HLA-G and HLA-G +3142G/C Polymorphism in Breast Cancer Patients Receiving Adjuvant Therapy in Tanzania

Pages 3465-3472

Ismael Chatita Adolf; Gokce Akan; Teddy F Mselle; Nazima Dharsee; Lucy A Namkinga; Fatmahan Atalar

35. Quality Assessment of Websites Providing Information on Human Papillomavirus Vaccines in Thailand

Pages 3473-3477

Naratassapol Likitdee; Nampet Jampathong; Chumnan Kietpeerakool

36. Association of MicroRNA 196a and 499 Polymorphisms with Development of Cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Post-HCV Infection in Egyptian Patients

Pages 3479-3485

Asmaa Mohamed Fteah; Asmaa Ismail Ahmed; Nehad Ahmed Mosaad; Mona Mohamed Hassan; Sherif Hamdy Mahmoud

39. Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) Risk Factors: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Association with Lifestyle, Diets, Socioeconomic and Sociodemographic in Asian Region

Pages 3505-3514

Simon I Okekpa; Rabiatul Basria S M N Mydin; Ernest Mangantig; Nor Syaffaf Amaliana Azmi; Siti Nur Syahirah Zahari; Gurjeet Kaur; Yusri Musa

40. Identification of Mutation in Exon11 of BRCA1 Gene in Bangladeshi Patients with Breast Cancer

Pages 3515-3519

Latifa Nishat; Zinnat Ara Yesmin; Farida Arjuman; Sufi Hannan Zulfiqar Rahman; Laila Anjuman Banu

41. Association between Cyclooxygenase-2 and Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase Expression in Breast Cancer Patients from Pakistan

Pages 3521-3525

Kashif Asghar; Asif Loya; Iftikhar Ali Rana; Muhammad Abu Bakar; Asim Farooq; Muhammad Tahseen; Muhammad Ishaq; Muhammad Usman Rashid