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 8, August 2020, Pages 2177-2484 

4. The Association between Tea Consumption and Nasopharyngeal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 2183-2187

Simon I Okekpa; Rabiatul Basria S.M.N. Mydin; Sivaraj Ganeson; Saravanackumar Gopalan; Muhamad Yusri Musa

5. The Effect of LINC01296 Expression in Patients with Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 2189-2195

Farzane Saeidi; Kiarash Tanha; Mostafa Davoodabadi Farahani; Ehsan Sohrabi; Yousef Moradi; Pouria Khani

6. Commentary Regarding the Effect of Long Term Use of Finasteride on Saudi Women

Pages 2197-2198

Wedad Saeed Al-Qahtani; Gadah Albasher; Saad Alkahtani

7. The TP63 Gene Polymorphism rs17506395 is Associated with Early Breast Cancer in Cameroon

Pages 2199-2208

Arnol T Z Tiofack; Gustave Simo; Elvis Ofon; Esther Dina-Bell; Chancelin M Kamla; Sidonie N Ananga; Tchamfong Roger; Theophile N Nana; Charlotte T Ngeufack; Adamou Fewou; Samuel Takongmo; Smiths Lueong

9. A Case-Control Study of Meat Mutagens and Colorectal Cancers in Viet Nam

Pages 2217-2223

Hang Viet Dao; Tu Thi Minh Nguyen; Hoc Hieu Tran; Linh Thuy Dang; Minh Thi Dinh; Ngoan Tran Le

10. Prognostic Value of CD200 Expression and Soluble CTLA-4 Concentrations in Intermediate and High-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome Patients

Pages 2225-2230

Salah Aref; Mohamed El Agdar; Ahmed El Sebaie; Tarek Abouzeid; Mohamed Sabry; Lamiaa Ibrahim

11. Factors Associated with Participation in Stool Based Colorectal Screening in Brunei Darussalam

Pages 2231-2236

Vui Heng Chong; Lydiana Kadir; Zakaria Kamis; Norhayati Kassim; Muhammad Abdul Mabood Khalil; Jackson Tan; Elvynna Leong; Sok King Ong; Chee Fui Chong

12. Serum level of Xanthine oxidase, Uric Acid, and NADPH oxidase1 in Stage I of Multiple Myeloma

Pages 2237-2242

Maryam Kohsari; Mohammad Hassan Khadem Ansari; Yousef Rasmi

13. Telomerase as a Possible Candidate Targeting Therapy in Different Breast Cancer Cell Lines

Pages 2243-2250

Salma Aboelela; Abeer Ashmawy; Sabry Shaarawy; Mohammed EL- Hefny; Amina Medhat

14. Frequency and Association Of GSTM1 and GSTT1 Gene Polymorphisms with Survival in Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 2251-2257

Phakarat Tangkhuenkhan; Kitiphong Harncharoen; Somchai Thanasitthichai; Danai Tiwawech; Wichai Purisa; Pensri Saelee; Ruxjinda Wattanalai

15. Urine Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin a Possible Diagnostic Marker for Egyptian Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients

Pages 2259-2264

Eman Abdelsameea; Ali Nada; Nabil Omar; Saleh M Saleh; Mary Naguib; Hosam El-Din M El-Ezawy; Lamiaa Bakry; Maha Elsabaawy

17. Identification of Potential Genes for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Prostate Cancer Susceptibility in Four X-chromosome Regions with High Frequency of Microvariant Alleles

Pages 2271-2280

Mohammed H Albujja; Safia A Messaudi; Ramachandran Vasudevan; Saleh Al Ghamdi; Pei Pei Chong; Khairul Asri Ghani; Yazan Ranneh; Mohammed Alaidarous; Patimah Ismail

18. Surveillance of Esophageal Cancer in the Republic of Uzbekistan from 2000 to 2018

Pages 2281-2285

Abror Yusupbekov; Mitsuro Kanda; Bekhzod Usmanov; Otabek Tuychiev; Sayfiddin Baymakov; Junichi Sakamoto; Akhrorbek Yusupbekov

19. Clinicopathological Features and Prognosis of Indonesian Patients with Gliomas with IDH Mutation: Insights into Its Significance in a Southeast Asian Population

Pages 2287-2295

Rusdy Ghazali Malueka; Ery Kus Dwianingsih; Halwan Fuad Bayuangga; Andre Stefanus Panggabean; Ibnu Widya Argo; Aditya Dwi Donurizki; Sabillal Shaleh; Adiguno Suryo Wicaksono; Kusumo Dananjoyo; Ahmad Asmedi; Rachmat Andi Hartanto

21. Robust Estimation of Breast Cancer Incidence Risk in Presence of Incomplete or Inaccurate Information

Pages 2307-2313

Siva Teja Kakileti; Geetha Manjunath; Andre Dekker; Leonard Wee

22. Nutritional Status in Patients with Esophageal Cancer Receiving Chemoradiation and Assessing the Efficacy of Usual Care for Nutritional Managements

Pages 2315-2323

Sara Movahed; Abdolreza Norouzy; Ali Ghanbari-Motlagh; Saeid Eslami; Majid Khadem-Rezaiyan; Maryam Emadzadeh; Mohsen Nematy; Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan; Fatemeh Varshoee Tabrizi; Federico Bozzetti; Mehdi Seilanian Toussi

24. Recurrent BRCA1 Mutation, but no BRCA2 Mutation, in Vietnamese Patients with Ovarian Carcinoma Detected with Next Generation Sequencing

Pages 2331-2335

Hoang Anh Vu; Ngo Dai Phu; Le Thai Khuong; Pham Huy Hoa; Bui Thi Hong Nhu; Vo Thanh Nhan; Le Quang Thanh; Nguyen Duy Sinh; Hoang Thanh Chi; Nguyen Dang Quan; Nguyen Trong Binh

25. Outcome of FOLFOX and Modified DCF Chemotherapy Regimen in Patients with Advanced Gastric Adenocarcinoma

Pages 2337-2341

Mehdi Pourghasemian; Amin Danandeh Mehr; Mohammad Molaei; Afshin Habibzadeh

28. Differential Expression of HER2 and SKP2 in Benign and Malignant Colorectal Lesions

Pages 2357-2366

Mona Moussa; Afkar Badawy; Noha Helal; Fatma Hegab; Magdy Youssef; Tarek Aboushousha; Lubna Al Faruok; Dalal Elwy

29. Coffee Consumption and Lung Cancer Risk: A Prospective Cohort Study in Khon Kaen Thailand

Pages 2367-2371

Wongklang Kudwongsa; Supannee Promthet; Krittika Suwanrungruang; Anakapong Phunmanee; Patravoot Vatanasapt

30. Impact of the Preoperative C-reactive Protein to Albumin Ratio on the Long-Term Outcomes of Hepatic Resection for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Pages 2373-2379

Tokuji Ito; Hiroji Shinkawa; Shigekazu Takemura; Shogo Tanaka; Takayoshi Nishioka; Toru Miyazaki; Atsushi Ishihara; Shoji Kubo

31. Prevalence of Tissue BRCA Gene Mutation in Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Cancers: A Multi-Institutional Study

Pages 2381-2388

Arb-Aroon Lertkhachonsuk; Prapaporn Suprasert; Tarinee Manchana; Thannaporn Kittisiam; Nuttavut Kantathavorn; Tharintorn Chansoon; Surapan Khunamornpong; Natkrita Pohthipornthawat; Siriwan Tangjitgamol; Taksa Luasiripanthu; Chinachote Teerapakpinyo; Shanop Shuangshot; Nareenart Iemwimangsa; Wasun Chantratita

36. The Venom of Philippine Tarantula (Theraphosidae) Contains Peptides with Pro-Oxidative and Nitrosative-Dependent Cytotoxic Activities against Breast Cancer Cells (MCF-7) In Vitro

Pages 2423-2430

Simon Miguel M Lopez; Jeremey S Aguilar; Jerene Bashia B Fernandez; Angelic Gayle J Lao; Mitzi Rain R Estrella; Mark Kevin P Devanadera; Anna Beatriz R Mayor; Leonardo A Guevarra Jr; Myla R Santiago-Bautista; Olga M Nuneza; Librado Santiago

37. H. pylori Infection and Colorectal Cancers by Anatomical Locations

Pages 2431-2437

Dao Viet Hang; Dinh Thi Minh; Tran Hieu Hoc; Le Hong Phuoc; Tran Que Son; Ngoan Tran Le

38. Predicting Inpatient Length of Stay in Iranian Hospital: Conceptualization and Validation

Pages 2439-2446

Omid Khosravizadeh; Soudabeh Vatankhah; Mina Jahanpour; Negar Yousefzadeh; Saeed Shahsavari; Saeed Yari

39. The Protective Effect of Antioxidants in Areca Nut Extract-Induced Oral Carcinogenesis

Pages 2447-2452

Dokyeong Kim; Rasika Pawiththra Illeperuma; Jin Kim

40. Alangium longiflorum Merr. Leaf Extract Induces Apoptosis in A549 Lung Cancer Cells with Minimal NFκB Transcriptional Activation

Pages 2453-2461

Cielo Mae D Marquez; Jerremiah G Garcia; Jessica G Antonio; Sonia D Jacinto; Michael C Velarde

41. Clinical Significance of Plasma Levels of Gluconeogenic Amino Acids in Esophageal Cancer Patients

Pages 2463-2468

Mahsa Taherizadeh; Masoud Khoshnia; Sedigheh Shams; Zahra Hesari; Hamidreza Joshaghani

42. Antitumor Effects of Fucoidan Via Apoptotic and Autophagic Induction on HSC-3 Oral Squamous CellCarcinoma

Pages 2469-2477

Pathanin Chantree; Thanakorn Surarak; Kant Sangpairoj; Panuroot Aguilar; Ekarat Hitakomate

43. Relationship between rs6715345 Polymorphisms of MIR-375 Gene and rs4939827 of SMAD-7 Gene in Women with Breast Cancer and Healthy Women: A Case-Control Study

Pages 2479-2484

Seyed-Mehdi Hashemi; Mohammad Hashemi; Gholamreza Bahari; Afsaneh Khaledi; Hoseinali Danesh; Abolghasem Allahyari