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.

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Current Issue: Volume 21, Issue 5, May 2020, Pages 1173-1495 

1. Hemato- Oncology Care in COVID-19 Pandemic: Crisis within a Crisis

Pages 1173-1175

Tulika Seth; Abhishek Shankar; Shubham Roy; Deepak Saini

5. Association of IL-12B rs3212227 and IL-6 rs1800795 Polymorphisms with Susceptibility to Cervical Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 1197-1206

Mojgan Karimi-Zarchi; Hajar Abbasi; Atiyeh Javaheri; Amaneh Hadadan; Bahare Meibodi; Razieh Sadat Tabatabaei; Yaser Ghelmani; Hossein Neamatzadeh

6. An Asian Body to Tackle Cancers in Asia – The Asian National Cancer Centers Alliance

Pages 1207-1212

Laureline Gatellier; Tomohiro Matsuda; Kanaga Sabapathy; Min Dai; Luh Komang Mela Dewi; Tran Thanh Huong; Kardinah Kardinah; Tran Van Thuan; Jong Bae Park; Jie He; Erdenekhuu Nansalmaa; Bayarsaikhan Luvsandorj; William Ying Khee Hwang; Manju Sengar; CS Pramesh; Tatsuya Suzuki

7. The Effect of (E)-1-(4’-aminophenyl)-3-phenylprop-2-en-1-one on MicroRNA-18a, Dicer1, and MMP-9 Expressions against DMBA-Induced Breast Cancer

Pages 1213-1219

Ida Ayu Ika Wahyuniari; I Gusti Kamasan Nyoman Arijana; Ni Putu Sriwidyani; Hery Suwito; Sitarina Widyarini; Muhammad Ghufron; Mustofa Mustofa; Sofia Mubarika Haryana

8. Association of EGLN2 rs10680577 Polymorphism with the Risk and Clinicopathological Features of Patients with Prostate Cancer

Pages 1221-1226

Nahid Rahimi; Mahsa Azizi; Gholamreza Bahari; Behzad Narouie; Mohammad Hashemi

9. The Impact of Surgery and Radiotherapy on Health-Related Quality of Life of Individuals with Oral and Oropharyngeal Carcinoma and Short-Term Follow up after Treatment

Pages 1227-1234

Marcelo Coelho Goiato; Andressa Paschoal Amoroso; Bruna Silva; Emerson Gomes dos santos; Fernanda Pereira de Caxias; Sandro Basso Bitencourt; Amalia Moreno; Daniela Micheline dos Santos

10. Genomic Instability in Peripheral Blood and Buccal Mucosal Cells of Marijuana Smokers: The Impact of Tobacco Smoke

Pages 1235-1239

Daniel Vitor De Souza; Samuel Rangel Claudio; Camila Lima Feitosa Da Silva; Kevin Pereira Marangoni; Rogerio Correa Peres; Daniel Araki Ribeiro

11. Exploring Two Protocols of FISH Using Cytocell SYT-SSX Probe on Formalin Fixed Paraffin Embedded Tissue Sections

Pages 1241-1245

Aidy Irman Yajid; Siti Norasikin Mohd Nafi; Nor Aziah Salehan; Sharifah Emilia Tuan Sharif

14. Cytotoxic and Antimetastatic Activity of Hesperetin and Doxorubicin Combination Toward Her2 Expressing Breast Cancer Cells

Pages 1259-1267

Ika Putri Nurhayati; Annisa Khumaira; Gagas Pradani Nur Ilmawati; Edy Meiyanto; Adam Hermawan

15. Reversal Effect of Dihydromyricetin on Multiple Drug Resistance in SGC7901/5-FU Cells

Pages 1269-1274

Mingcai Wu; Ming Jiang; Ting Dong; Lei Xu; Jun Lv; Mengya Xue; Mengzhu Huang

16. Ethanol Extract of Hizikia fusiforme Induces Apoptosis in B16F10 Mouse Melanoma Cells through ROS-Dependent Inhibition of the PI3K/Akt Signaling Pathway

Pages 1275-1282

Cheol Park; Hyesook Lee; Hyun Hwangbo; Seon Yeong Ji; Min Yeong Kim; So Young Kim; Su Hyun Hong; Gi-Young Kim; Yung Hyun Choi

17. Promoter Hypermethylation of LATS2 Gene in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) Among North Indian Population.

Pages 1283-1287

Harsh Goel; Saloni Singhal; Runjhun Mathur; Saima Syeda; Rishi Kumar Gupta; Anshuman Kumar; Anju Shrivastava; Abhimanyu Kumar Jha

19. Clinical Value of NOTCH1 Mutations Detection among Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Patients

Pages 1295-1301

Salah Aref; Mohamed El -Agder; Osama Salama; Tarek Abouzeid; Mohamed Sabry

20. Occupational Exposure and Risk Assessment of Formaldehyde in the Pathology Departments of Hospitals

Pages 1303-1309

Elham Yahyaei; Behzad Majlesi; Mohammad Naimi joubani; Yasaman Pourbakhshi; Samira Ghiyasi; Mehdi Jamshidi Rastani; Mahmoud Heidari

21. Aberrant Expression of miR-103, miR-184, miR-378, miR-497 and miR-506 in Tumor Tissue from Patients with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Regulates the Clinical Picture of the Patients

Pages 1311-1315

Maryam Ghffari; Milad Asadi; Dariush Shanaehbandi; Soghra Bornehdeli; Mahsa Sadeghzadeh; Haniye Mohammad Reza Khani; Shahram Ghasembaglou

22. Epidemiologic and Health Economic Evaluation of Cervical Cancer Screening in Rural China

Pages 1317-1325

Fei Zhao; Ying Wen; Yang Li; Siyuan Tao; Li Ma; Yuqian Zhao; Le Dang; Ying Wang; Fanghui Zhao; Jinghe Lang; Youlin Qiao; Chun-xia Yang

23. Sequential Chemoradiotherapy Compared to Radiotherapy in Endometrial Carcinoma

Pages 1327-1332

Omima Elemam; Seham Abdelkhalek; Doaa Abdelmoety; Engy Aboelnaga; Reem Baraka; Ahmed Zeeneldine

24. Evaluation of Antibiotic Resistance and Virulence Genes among Clinical Isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Cancer Patients

Pages 1333-1338

Naveed Ahmed; Zeshan Ali; Mahpara Riaz; Basit Zeshan; Javed Iqbal Wattoo; Muhammad Naveed Aslam

25. Barriers and Attitudes toward Breast Cancer Screening among Omani Women

Pages 1339-1347

Mohammed Al-Azri; Kawther Al-Rubaie; Shamsa Al-Ghafri; Mustafa Al-Hinai; Sathiya Murthi Panchatcharam

28. Association between Healthy Eating Index-2015 and Breast Cancer Risk: A Case-Control Study

Pages 1363-1367

Hamed Kord- Varkaneh; Ammar Salehi- Sahlabadi; Meysam Zarezade; Jamal Rahmani; Shing Cheng Tan; Azita Hekmatdoost; Bahram Rashidkhani

29. Evaluation of the Biological Efficiency of Silver Nanoparticles Biosynthesized Using Croton tiglium L. Seeds Extract against Azoxymethane Induced Colon Cancer in Rats

Pages 1369-1389

Wael Mahmoud Aboulthana; Noha El-Sayed Ibrahim; Noha Mohamed Osman; Mohamed Mahmoud Seif; Amgad Kamal Hassan; Ahmed Mahmoud Youssef; Amal Mostafa El-Feky; A A Madboli

30. A Prospective Randomized Trial to Compare Safety, Acceptability and Efficacy of Thermal Ablation and Cryotherapy in a Screen and Treat Setting

Pages 1391-1398

Dipanwita Banerjee; Ranajit Mandal; Amit Mandal; Ishita Ghosh; Srabani Mittal; Richard Muwonge; Eric Lucas; Partha Basu

31. Accelerated Radiotherapy with Concurrent Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancers: Evaluation of Response and Compliance

Pages 1399-1407

Karim Mashhour; Hisham Atef; Ahmed Selim; Mostafa A Moez; Hussam Zawam; Yasser Abo-Madyan

32. Prevalence and Antibiotic Resistance Patterns of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Koh Kong, Cambodia

Pages 1409-1413

Natsuda Aumpan; Ratha-Korn Vilaichone; Pornpen Gamnarai; Likhasit Sanglutong; Thawee Ratanachu-ek; Varocha Mahachai; Yoshio Yamaoka

33. Awareness of Breast Cancer among Female Students and Faculty from Najran University, Najran, Saudi Arabia

Pages 1415-1422

Saeed Ali Alsareii; Saad Mansour Alqahtani; Abdulrahman Manaa Alamri; Hajr Hassan Al-Wadei; Samer Ali Al-ammari; Awad Mohammed Al-Qahtani; Ahmed Abu-Zaid

34. Factors that Affected Women Undergoing Cryotherapy Following Cancer Screening with Visual Inspection of the Cervix Using Acetic Acid Method

Pages 1423-1429

Dahlan Napitupulu; Herindita Puspitaningtyas; Khabib Mualim; Ardhanu Kusumanto; Luthfan Lazuardi; Susanna Hilda Hutajulu

37. Genetic Variations of RAD51 and XRCC2 Genes Increase the Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Bangladeshi Population

Pages 1445-1451

Anika Uddin Hridy; Samia Shabnaz; M d Asaduzzaman; Mohammad Shahriar; Mohiuddin Ahmed Bhuiyan; Mohammad Safiqul Islam; S M Moazzem Hossen; Talha Bin Emran

38. LAT1 (SLC7A5) Overexpression in Negative Her2 Group of Breast Cancer: A Potential Therapy Target

Pages 1453-1458

khaldon Bodoor; Rowida Almomani; Mohammad Alqudah; Yazan Haddad; Walaa Samouri

39. Co-existing of HSV1/2 or EBV Infection with the Presence of High-Risk HPV DNA in Cervical Lesions in the Southwest of Iran

Pages 1459-1464

Negar Joharinia; Sajad Faghihinejad; Keyvan Seyedi; Ali Farhadi; Seyed Younes Hosseini; Akbar Safaei; Helen Bahrampour; Jamal Sarvari

40. Expression of HER-2/neu in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 1465-1470

Sana Mirza; Naila Hadi; Shahid Pervaiz; Sultan Zeb Khan; Sameer A Mokeem; Tariq Abduljabbar; Nawwaf Al-Hamoudi; Fahim Vohra

41. Microsatellite Instability and Life Style Factors in Sporadic Colorectal Cancer

Pages 1471-1480

Nora Atef; Nelly Alieldin; Ghada Sherif; Iman Loay; Ahmed Mostafa Mahmoud; Ghada Mohamed

42. Patterns of Care and Outcome Analysis of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: An Indonesian Single Institution Study

Pages 1481-1485

Hamida Hayati Faisal; Nobuteru Kubo; Endang Nuryadi; Joedo Prihartono; Tubagus Djumhana Atmakusuma; Lisnawati Rachmadi; Takahiro Oike; Takashi Nakano; Soehartati A Gondhowiardjo; Marlinda Adham

43. GLOBAL Leukemia in Children 0-14 Statistics 2018, Incidence and Mortality and Human Development Index (HDI): GLOBOCAN Sources and Methods

Pages 1487-1494

Seyedeh Mahdieh Namayandeh; Zaher Khazaei; Moslem Lari Najafi; Elham Goodarzi; Alireza Moslem