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 12, December 2020, Pages 3449-3759 

2. Vaccination against Hepatitis B: A Scoping Review

Pages 3453-3459

Parimala Mohanty; Pratap Jena; Lipilekha Patnaik


3. Myricetin Exerts its Apoptotic Effects on MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cells through Evoking the BRCA1-GADD45 Pathway

Pages 3461-3468

Nayereh Sajedi; Mansour Homayoun; Fakhrossadat Mohammadi; Mitra Soleimani


4. Involvement of EGFR, ERK-1,2 and AKT-1,2 Activity on Human Glioma Cell Growth

Pages 3469-3475

Amir Alahverdi; Ehsan Arefian; Masoud Soleimani; Jafar Ai; Aaliakbar Yousefi-Ahmadipour; Abouzar Babaei; Md Shahidul Islam; Somayeh Ebrahimi-Barough


5. Gene-Environment Interaction between Arg72Pro SNP and Selected Environmental Exposures among Brazilian Women Diagnosed with Benign Breast Disease

Pages 3477-3485

Rafaela Soares Senra da Costa; Rosalina Jorge Koifman; Viviane Ferreira Esteves; Marla Presa Raulino Schilling; Sergio Koifman; Ilce Ferreira da Silva


6. Predictive Factors of Severe Adverse Events in Pediatric Oncologic Patients with Febrile Neutropenia

Pages 3487-3492

Jutarat Thangthong; Suvaporn Anugulruengkitt; Supanun Lauhasurayotin; Kanhatai Chiengthong; Hansamon Poparn; Darintr Sosothikul; Piti Techavichit


7. Frequency and Correlation of Common Genes Copy Number Alterations in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia with Prognosis

Pages 3493-3500

Abbasali Hosein Pour feizi; Sirous Zeinali; Jacek Toporski; Roghayeh Sheervalilou; Sahar Mehranfar


8. Accuracy of the Triple Test Versus Colposcopy for the Diagnosis of Premalignant and Malignant Cervical Lesions

Pages 3501-3507

Neda Fatahi Meybodi; Mojgan Karimi-Zarchi; Leila Allahqoli; Leila Sekhavat; George Gitas; Azam Rahmani; Arezoo Fallahi; Babak Hassanlouei; Ibrahim Alkatout


10. Discovery and Protein Modeling Studies of Novel Compound Mutations Causing Resistance to Multiple Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Pages 3517-3526

Zafar Iqbal; Muhammad Absar; Amer Mahmood; Aamer Aleem; Mudassar Iqbal; Abid Jameel; Tanveer Akhtar; Sajjad Karim; Mahmood Rasool; Zeenat Mirza; Muhammad Khalid; Afia Muhammad Akram; Muhammad Farooq Sabar; Ahmad M Khalid; Khalid Aljarrah; Janhangir Iqbal; Muhammad Khalid; Ijaz H Shah; Nawaf Alanazi


11. Knowledge of Cervical Cancer and Human Papillomavirus among Japanese Women

Pages 3527-3532

Yuki Nakao; AI Sasaki; Taku Obara; Shinya Abe; Kaori Furusaki; Mari Higaki; Shouko Yoshimachi; Teruaki Gotou


12. Evaluation of Mast Cell Density using CD117 antibody and Microvessel Density Using CD34 Antibody in Different Grades of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 3533-3538

Fakeha Meraj Ansari; Muhammad Asif; Maryam Nazir Kiani; Nighat Ara; Muhammad Ishaque; Rabia Khan


13. Omics Integration Analysis Unravel the Landscape of Driving Mechanisms of Colorectal Cancer

Pages 3539-3549

Fatemeh Nikmanesh; Shamim Sarhadi; Mehdi Dadashpour; Yazdan Asghari; Nosratollah Zarghami


14. Determining Skin Cancer Protective Behaviors in the Light of the Protection Motivation Theory among Sailors in Bandar-Bushehr in the South of Iran

Pages 3551-3556

Ahmad Sotoudeh; Seyed Saeed Mazloomy Mahmoodabad; Ali Akbar Vaezi; Mojtaba Fattahi Ardakani; Reza Sadeghi


15. The Inter-Relation between Leptin Receptor (Q223R) Gene Polymorphism and the Risk of Egyptian Patients with HCC

Pages 3557-3565

Hala A Karam; Sahar S Bessa; Ehab M M Ali; Thoria Diab; Tarek M Mohamed


16. Implications of Glutathione Peroxidase 3 Expression in a Cohort of Egyptian Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Pages 3567-3572

Yasmine Shaaban; Salah Aref; Mona Taalab; Mohamed Ayed; Mohamed Mabed


17. Re-Rising of Total Bilirubin Level after Postoperative Day 3 (The V Pattern) Predicting Liver Failure and Survival of Patients who Underwent Hepatectomy for Cholangiocarcinoma

Pages 3573-3578

Weerin Sawangkajohn; Vor Luvria; Natwutpong Leeratanakachorn; Theerawee Tipwaratorn; Suapa Theerakul; Apiwat Jarearnrat; Attapol Titapun; Tharatip Srisuk; Ake Pugkhem; Narong Khuntikeo; Vajarabhongsa Bhudhisawasdi; Supot Kamsa-ard


18. Activity and Toxicity of Eleutherine palmifolia (L.) Merr. Extract on BALB/c Mice Colitis-Associated Colon Cancer Model

Pages 3579-3586

Roihatul Mutiah; Riza Ambar Sari; Wahyi Yucha Firsyaradha; Anik Listiyana; Yen Yen Ari Indrawijaya; Abdul Wafi; Arief Suryadinata; Retno Susilowati; Ana Rahmawati


19. Different Breast Cancer Subtypes Show Different Metastatic Patterns: A Study from A Large Public Database

Pages 3587-3593

Yi Guo; Cletus A Arciero; Renjian Jiang; Madhusmita Behera; Limin Peng; Xiaoxian Li


20. Knowledge of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Oropharyngeal Cancer and Acceptability of the HPV Vaccine among Dental Students

Pages 3595-3603

Nada J Farsi; Sarah Al Sharif; Marwah Al Qathmi; Mazin Merdad; Hani Marzouki; Leena Merdad


23. The Role of CYP2D6 Polymorphisms in Determining Response to Tamoxifen in Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients: Review and Egyptian Experience

Pages 3619-3625

Ibrahim Malash; Osman Mansour; Sabry Shaarawy; Mona S Abdellateif; Anan Omar; Rabab Gaafer; Abdel-Rhaman N Zekri; Ola S Ahmed; Abeer Bahnassy


25. Effects of Mefenamic Acid in Pain Control during Loop Electrical Excision Procedure:A Prospective Double-Blind Randomized Control Trial

Pages 3633-3638

Poochit Dabpookhiew; Amornrat Temtanakitpaisan; Chumnan Kietpeerakool; Bandit Chumworathayi; Apiwat Aue-Aungkul; Fa-Ngam Chareonpol; Nampet Jampathong


27. Precancerous Lesions and Liver Atrophy as Risk Factors for Hepatolithiasis-Related Death after Liver Resection for Hepatolithiasis

Pages 3647-3654

Toru Miyazaki; Hiroji Shinkawa; Shigekazu Takemura; Shogo Tanaka; Ryosuke Amano; Kenjiro Kimura; Go Ohira; Kohei Nishio; Masahiko Kinoshita; Jun Tsuchi; Atsushi Ishihara; Shimpei Eguchi; Daisuke Shirai; Takatsugu Yamamoto; Kenichi Wakasa; Norifumi Kawada; Shoji Kubo


28. Increasing Engagement for Breast Cancer Screening and Treatment: The “ICANTREAT” Community of Expertise Initiative

Pages 3655-3659

Thejas R Kathrikolly; Suma Nair; Amudha S Poobalan; Ranjitha S Shetty; Sheela Tripathee; Sara J Mac Lennan


29. Cytotoxic and Apoptotic Effects of Luffa Cylindrica Leaves Extract against Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemic Stem Cells

Pages 3661-3668

Shimaa Yehia; Ibrahim M. Abdel-Salam; Basma M. Elgamal; Basma El-Agamy; Germine M Hamdy; Hala M. Aldouski


31. Do Protocadherins Show Prognostic Value in the Carcinogenesis of Human Malignant Neoplasms? Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 3677-3688

Thaís Torres Barros Dutra; Thâmara Manoela Marinho Bezerra; Ealber Carvalho Macêdo Luna; Francisco Samuel Rodrigues Carvalho; Filipe Nobre Chaves; Paulo Goberlânio de Barros Silva; Fábio Wildson Gurgel Costa; Karuza Maria Alves Pereira


32. Dietary Changes and Its Impact on Quality of Life among Malay Breast and Gynaecological Cancer Survivors in Malaysia

Pages 3689-3696

Nadzirah Hanis Zainordin; Ruzita Abd Talib; Mohd Razif Shahril; Suhaina Sulaiman; Norimah A. Karim


34. Influence of a 5-bp Indel Polymorphism at Promoter of the GAS5 lncRNA and Risk of Breast Cancer

Pages 3705-3710

Rafat Sharifi; S Shirin Shahangian; Zivar Salehi; Farhad Mashayekhi; Soheila Talesh Sasani; Laleh Mirzanezhad


35. Evaluation of Genetic Polymorphisms of N-acetyltransferase 2 and Relation with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Pages 3711-3717

Entesar M Tebien; Hiba B Khalil; Jeremy Mills; Abozer Y Elderdery


36. Incremental Value of Post Diuretic 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET-CT in Characterization of Indeterminate lLesions in Prostate Cancer

Pages 3719-3723

Layla Ghadanfer; Sharjeel Usmani; Fahad Marafi; Fareeda Al-Kandari; Rashid Rasheed


37. Matrix Metalloproteinase-11 Gene Polymorphisms as a Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Development in Egyptian Patients

Pages 3725-3734

Hind Saad; Magdy A.-H Zahran; Olfat Hendy; Mohamed Abdel-Samiee; Hanan M Bedair; Eman Abdelsameea


39. Inhibitory Effect of Orally Administered 5-Aminolevulinic Acid on Prostate Carcinogenesis in the FVB-Transgenic Adenocarcinoma of a Mouse Prostate (FVB-TRAMP) Model

Pages 3743-3749

Kenta Onishi; Makito Miyake; Yoshihiro Tatsumi; Shunta Hori; Yasushi Nakai; Sayuri Onishi; Yusuke Iemura; Takuya Owari; Yoshitaka Itami; Kota Iida; Satoshi Anai; Nobumichi Tanaka; Keiji Shimada; Kiyohide Fujimoto


40. Gene Polymorphisms Involved in Folate Metabolism and DNA Methylation with the Risk of Head and Neck Cancer

Pages 3751-3759

Tialfi Bergamin de Castro; Gabriela Helena Rodrigues-Fleming; Juliana Garcia de Oliveira-Cucolo; Jéssika Nunes Gomes da Silva; Fabia Pigatti Silva; Luiz Sérgio Raposo; José Victor Maniglia; Erika Cristina Pavarino; Lidia Maria Rebolho Batista Arantes; Ana Lívia Silva Galbiatti-Dias; Eny Maria Goloni Bertollo