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 10, October 2020, Pages 2817-3131 

4. Prevalence and Type Distribution of Human Papillomavirus Recovered from the Uterine Cervix of Nigerian Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 2837-2846

Auwal Idris Kabuga; Ahmad Nejati; Amanuel Godana Arero; Somayeh Jalilvand; Talat Mokhtari-Azad; Shirin Shahbazi Sighaldeh; Umma Hassan Wali; Shohreh Shahmahmoodi


5. Circulating Irisin Levels and Redox Status Markers in Patients with Gastric Cancer: A Case-Control Study

Pages 2847-2851

Shabnam Shahidi; Jalal Hejazi; Minoosh Moghimi; Soheila Borji; Saeed Zabihian; Mojtaba Fathi


7. Higher Level of Fatty Acid Synthase Enzyme Predicts Lower Rate of Completing Debulking Surgery in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Pages 2859-2863

Gatot Nyarumenteng Adhipurnawan Winarno; Yudi Hidayat; Setiawan Soetopo; Sofie Rifayani Krisnadi; Maringan Diapari Lumban Tobing; Syahrul Rauf


9. Prevalence of Human Polyomavirus JC and BK in Normal Population

Pages 2877-2882

Lila Karimi Dehcheshmeh; Manoochehr Makvandi; Ali Timori


11. Evaluation of Nestin and EGFR in Patients with Glioblastoma Multiforme in a Public Hospital in Iran

Pages 2889-2894

Amir Hassan Matini; Mohadeseh Mofidi Naeini; Hamed Haddad Kashani; Zarichehr Vakili


12. Knowledge and Attitude Toward Human Papillomavirus Infection and Vaccination among Thai Women: A Nationwide Social Media Survey

Pages 2895-2902

Naratassapol Likitdee; Chumnan Kietpeerakool; Bandit Chumworathayi; Amornrat Temtanakitpaisan; Apiwat Aue-aungkul; Wilasinee Nhokaew; Nampet Jampathong


13. New Hepatic Resection Criteria for Intermediate-Stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma Can Improve Long-Term Survival: A Retrospective, Multicenter Collaborative Study

Pages 2903-2911

Hiroya Iida; Masaki Kaibori; Fumitoshi Hirokawa; Yoshihiro Inoue; Masaki Ueno; Kousuke Matsui; Morihiko Ishizaki; Shogo Tanaka; Shigekazu Takemura; Takeo Nomi; Daisuke Hokutou; Takehiro Noda; Hidetoshi Eguchi; Takuya Nakai; Hiromitsu Maehira; Haruki Mori; Masaji Tani; Shoji Kubo


14. CyclinA1 Promoter Methylation in Self-Sampling Test

Pages 2913-2917

Shina Oranratanaphan; Malika Kengsakul; Surang Triratanachat; Nakarin Kitkumthorn; Apiwat Mutirangura; Wichai Termrungruanglert


15. Evaluation of NMU-Induced Breast Cancer Treated with Sirolimus and Sunitinib on Breast Cancer Growth

Pages 2919-2925

Nurul Fathiyatul Nabila Jaffar; Muhammad Shahidan Muhammad Sakri; Hasnan Jaafar; Wan Faiziah Wan Abdul Rahman; Tengku Ahmad Damitri Al-Astani Tengku Din


16. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Novel Treatment for Hemorrhagic Radiation Proctitis

Pages 2927-2934

Wei Chieng Pui; Tiong How Chieng; Sze Li Siow; Nik Azim Nik Abdullah; Ismail Sagap


17. Genetic Polymorphisms of Vitamin D Receptor Gene are Associated with Cervical Cancer Risk in Northeastern Thailand

Pages 2935-2939

Sophida Phuthong; Wannapa Settheetham-Ishida; Sitakan Natphopsuk; Takafumi Ishida


19. Impact of Bone Marrow Natural Killer Cells (NK); Soluble TNF-α and IL-32 Levels in Myelodysplastic Syndrome Patients

Pages 2949-2953

Salah Aref; Nada Khaled; Abdel Hady Al Gilany; Mohamed Ayed; Tarek Abouzeid; Doaa Attia


20. Chronological Changes in Neutrophil/lymphocyte Ratio in Advanced Gastric Cancer Patients Treated with Nivolumab: a Report of Nine Cases

Pages 2955-2960

Naohiko Nakamura; Shinichi Kinami; Jun Fujita; Daisuke Kaida; Yasuto Tomita; Takashi Miyata; Hideto Fujita; Hiroyuki Takamura; Nobuhiko Ueda; Takeo Kosaka


22. Self-Efficacy for Coping with Breast Cancer in North-Eastern State of Peninsular Malaysia

Pages 2971-2978

Rodziah Ali; Nani Draman; Siti Suhaila Mohd Yusoff; Bachok Norsa’adah


23. Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Regarding Cervical Cancer Screening among HIV-infected Women at Srinagarind Hospital: A Cross-Sectional Study

Pages 2979-2986

Athiwat Songsiriphan; Lingling Salang; Woraluk Somboonpha; Nuntasiri Eamudomkarn; Wilasinee Nhokaew; Chusri Kuchaisit; Pornnipa Harnlakorn


24. PARP1 Gene Polymorphisms and the Prognosis of Esophageal Cancer Patients from Cixian High-Incidence Region in Northern China

Pages 2987-2992

Rong-Miao Zhou; Yan Li; Na Wang; Chao-Xu Niu; Xi Huang; Shi-Ru Cao; Xiang-Ran Huo


26. Investigating the Relationship between of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and HER-2neu in IHC Staining with Metastasis and Mortality in Patients with Osteosarcoma

Pages 3005-3009

Mozaffar Aznab; Meisam Khajevand Ahmady; Khodamrad Jamshidi; Seyed Hamid Madani; Sdigheh Khazaei; Tina Shoushtaryzadeh; Abolfazl Bagheri


27. Scorpion and Frog Organ Lysates are Potential Source of Antitumour Activity

Pages 3011-3018

Morhanavallee Soopramanien; Naveed Ahmed Khan; Sumayah Abdelnasir Osman Abdalla; K Sagathevan; Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui


28. Serum micro-RNA Identifies Early Stage Colorectal Cancer in a Multi-Ethnic Population

Pages 3019-3026

Jessica Shiosaki; Maarit Tiirikainen; Karolina Peplowska; David Shaeffer; Michio Machida; Kazuhiro Sakamoto; Makoto Takahashi; Kuniaki Kojima; Junji Machi; Peter Bryant-Greenwood; Scott K Kuwada


29. The Effects of Low HER2/neu Expression on the Clinicopathological Characteristics of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Patients

Pages 3027-3032

Mehdi Dehghani; Pedram Keshavarz; Abdolrasoul Talei; Majid Akrami; Sedighe Tahmasebi; Akbar Safaie; Maryam Ghanbari


31. Perceptions of Midwives on Pap Smear Tests during Pregnancy

Pages 3039-3043

Aderonke Elizabeth Abdul; Tshimangadzo Selina Mudau; Moleboge Antoinette Chabedi


33. Expression of CD 133 in Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of Breast

Pages 3055-3059

Preeti Ashok Utnal; Hemalatha A; Sreeramulu PN; Manjunath GN


35. Liquid Nitrogen-Based Cryoablation in In Vivo Porcine Tissue: A Pilot Study

Pages 3069-3075

Doyoung Chang; Prasoon Mohan; Ayush Amin; Monica Garcia-Buitrago; Jose Rodriguez; Robert Peaden


36. Assessing the Relationship between Socio-demographic, Clinical Profile and Financial Toxicity: Evidence from Cancer Survivors in Sarawak

Pages 3077-3083

Shee-Ling Yap; Shirly Siew-Ling Wong; Keng-Sheng Chew; Jerome Swee-Hui Kueh; Ke-Lin Siew


37. Evaluation Study of Intraoperative Cytology Smear and Frozen Section of Glioma

Pages 3085-3091

Sarah Zulkarnain; Norhayati Yunus; Regunath Kandasamy; Ahmad Badruridzwanullah Zun; Anani Aila Mat Zin


38. Dental Calculus as a Potential Biosource for Human Papillomavirus Detection in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 3093-3097

Natallia Pranata; Ani Melani Maskoen; Edhyana Sahiratmadja; Sunardhi Widyaputra


39. Tobacco Smoke Carcinogens Induce DNA Repair Machinery Function Loss: Protection by Carbon Nanotubes

Pages 3099-3108

Anukriti Dhasmana; Anupam Dhasmana; Hobani Yahya H; Abdullah Farasani; Mahmoud Habibullah; Freah L Alshammary; Saif Khan; Shafiul Haque; Mohtashim Lohani


40. Motivational Factors for Breast Cancer Screening Behaviors in Iranian Women: A Qualitative Study

Pages 3109-3114

Hossein Safizade; Narjes Amirzadeh; Parvin Mangolian shahrbabaki


41. Evaluating the Possible Association between PD-1 (Rs11568821, Rs2227981, Rs2227982) and PD-L1 (Rs4143815, Rs2890658) Polymorphisms and Susceptibility to Breast Cancer in a Sample of Southeast Iranian Women

Pages 3115-3123

Shima Karami; Hedieh Sattarifard; Mohammad Kiumarsi; Sahel Sarabandi; Mohsen Taheri; Mohammad Hashemi; Gholamreza Bahari; Saeid Ghavami


42. Anti-Proliferative and Apoptosis-Inducing Activity of Acacia Modesta and Opuntia Monocantha Extracts on HeLa Cells

Pages 3125-3131

Farah Abid; Muhammad Saleem; Christian D. Muller; Mulazim Hussain Asim; Shumaila Arshad; Tahir Maqbool; Faheem Hadi