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 6, June 2020, Pages 1497-1848 

1. Prevalence of JC and BK viruses in Patients with Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta- Analysis

Pages 1499-1509

Hamid Reza Shoraka; Omid Abobakri; Ahmad Naghibzade Tahami; Hamid Reza Mollaei; Zohre Bagherinajad; Reza Malekpour Afshar; Armita Shahesmaeili


2. Association of TP53 Codon 72 Arg>Pro Polymorphism with Breast and Lung Cancer Risk in the South Asian Population: A Meta-Analysis

Pages 1511-1519

Sarah Jafrin; Md Abdul Aziz; Shamima Nasrin Anonna; Tahmina Akter; Nura Ershad Naznin; Sharif Reza; Mohammad Safiqul Islam


3. Do Subjective Norms Predict the Screening of Cancer Patients’ First-Degree Relatives? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 1521-1530

Mojtaba Fattahi Ardakani; Amin Salehi-Abargouei; Ahmad Sotoudeh; Somayyeh Esmaeildokht; Vali Bahrevar


5. Analyzing Survival Rate of Leukemia Patients Applying Long Term Exponential Model

Pages 1539-1543

Mostafa Faridizadeh; Hamid Alavi Majd; Sayeh Parkhideh; Abbas Hajifathali; Mehdi Raie; Nazanin Ramezani; Anahita Saeedi; Ahmad Reza Baghestani


6. BCR-ABL Gene Transcript Types of Patients with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Pages 1545-1550

Dewi Kartikawati Paramita; Susanna Hilda Hutajulu; Anditta Syifarahmah; Tri Agusti Sholika; Sri Fatmawati; Sumartiningsih Aning; Dewi Sulistyawati; Sri Wahyuni; Kartika Widayati Taroeno-Hariadi; Johan Kurnianda


10. Assessing CD 10 Expression Level and Its Prognostic Impact in Egyptian Patients with Urothelial Carcinoma

Pages 1573-1583

Marwa T Hussien; Eatemad Helmy; Tarek M Elsaba; Azza Elkady; Hani Alrefai; Helal F Hetta


12. Natural Killer Cells Expanded and Preactivated Exhibit Enhanced Antitumor Activity against Different Tumor Cells in Vitro

Pages 1595-1605

Biplob Kumar Biswas; Sameer Ahmad Guru; Mamta Pervin Sumi; Elvia Jamatia; Rohit Kumar Gupta; Pramod Lali; Bidhan Chandra Konar; Alpana Saxena; Rashid Mir


14. The Ominous beginning” Perceptions of Smokeless Tobacco Initiation among the Paniya Tribes of Wayanad: A qualitative Study

Pages 1615-1622

Vineetha Karuveettil; Joe Joseph; Vijay Kumar S; Vinita Sanjeevan; Heljo Joseph Padamadan; Naveen Jacob Varghese


15. Associations of the -238(G/A) and -308(G/A) TNF-α Promoter Polymorphisms and TNF-α Serum Levels with the Susceptibility to Gastric Precancerous Lesions and Gastric Cancer Related to Helicobacter pylori Infection in a Moroccan Population

Pages 1623-1629

Ghizlane Bounder; Mohamed Reda Jouimyi; Hasna Boura; Eliette Touati; Valerie Michel; Wafaa Badre; Hassan Jouhadi; Maria Kadi; Meriem Eljihad; Hakima Benomar; Anass Kettani; Halima Lebrazi; Fatima Maachi


16. Sentinel Node Biopsy in Early Breast Cancer Patients with Palpable Axillary Node

Pages 1631-1636

Leyla Shojaee; Sheida Abedinnegad; Nahid Nafisi; Farshad Naghshvar; Gholamali Godazandeh; Siavosh Moradi; Kiarash Shakeri Astani; Yasaman Godazandeh


17. Glutathione S-transferase Polymorphisms in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated with Chemotherapy and/or Radiotherapy

Pages 1637-1644

Mauricio Pereira Maniglia; Anelise Russo; Patrícia Matos Biselli-Chicote; Juliana Garcia de Oliveira-Cucolo; Gabriela Helena Rodrigues-Fleming; josé Victor -Maniglia; Érika Cristina Pavarino; Eny Maria Goloni-Bertollo


18. Gastric Cancer in Aktobe Region of Western Kazakhstan from 2009 to 2018: Incidence Rates, Trends, and Five-Year Survival

Pages 1645-1652

Saule K Balmagambetova; Yerbol Z Bekmukhambetov; Anar B Tulyaeva; Yerbolat M Iztleuov; Gaziza A Smagulova; Arip K Koyshybaev; Olzhas N Urazayev; Saganaj T Djussembekov; Valeriy V Begunov; Irakli Kokhreidze


19. Conflict of Interest: Are Iranian Breast Cancer Specialists Prone to it?

Pages 1653-1658

Amirpasha Ebrahimi; Sanaz Zand; Fahimeh Bagheri Amiri; Farhad Shahi; Ali Jafarian; Ahmad Kaviani


22. Diagnostic delay for head and neck cancer in South India: A Mixed-methods Study.

Pages 1673-1678

Sivaraman Ganesan; Sivanesan Sivagnanganesan; Mahalakshmy Thulasingam; Gunaseelan Karunanithi; Kalaiarasi R; Surya Ravichandran; Sunil Kumar Saxena; Karthikeyan Ramasamy


23. Characteristics and Impact of HPV-Associated p16 Expression on Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Thai Patients

Pages 1679-1687

Chuleeporn Jiarpinitnun; Noppadol Larbcharoensub; Poompis Pattaranutaporn; Teeranuch Chureemas; Jitlada Juengsamarn; Narumol Trachu; Somthawin Lukerak; Phichai Chansriwong; Nuttapong Ngamphaiboon


24. Clinical Potentials of miR-576-3p, miR-613, NDRG2 and YKL40 in Colorectal Cancer Patients

Pages 1689-1695

Manal Nasreddin Eldaly; Fateheya Mohamed Metwally; Wafaa Ghoneim Shousha; Abeer Salah EL-Saiid; Shimaa Shawki Ramadan


26. Intake of Common Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Beverages and Breast Cancer Risk among Japanese Women: Findings from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study

Pages 1701-1707

Siamala Sinnadurai; Satoe Okabayashi; Takashi Kawamura; Mitsuru Mori; Nirmala Bhoo-Pathy; Nur Aishah Taib; Shigekazu Ukawa; Akiko Tamakoshi; - The JACC Study Group


28. Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX followed by Chemoradiotherapy for Middle and Lower Rectal Cancer

Pages 1717-1723

Amr Sakr; Mamdouh Elsherbiny; Rabab Abdel Moneim; Saeed Shaaban; Moustafa Aldaly


30. Effect of Hip Prosthesis on Photon Beam Characteristics in Radiological Physics

Pages 1731-1738

Manindra Bhushan; Deepak Tripathi; Girigesh Yadav; Lalit Kumar; Abhinav Dewan; Gourav Kumar


31. Microarray Analysis of Gene Expression Involved in Butyrate-Resistant Colorectal Carcinoma HCT116 Cells

Pages 1739-1746

Chakkraphong Khonthun; Nongluk Saikachain; Siam Popluechai; Kongkiat Kespechara; Art Hiranyakas; Metawee Srikummool; Damratsamon Surangkul


32. MiRNA-7 Replacement Effect on Proliferation and Tarceva-Sensitivity in U373-MG Cell Line

Pages 1747-1753

Vahab Alamdari-Palangi; Zahra Karami; Hadi Karami; Maryam Baazm


33. Prophylactic Chemotherapy with Methotrexate Leucovorin in High-Risk Hydatidiform Mole

Pages 1755-1758

Soheila Aminimoghaddam; Fatemeh Mahmoudzadeh; Marzieh Mohammadi


36. Hsp90 Inhibitor; NVP-AUY922 in Combination with Doxorubicin Induces Apoptosis and Downregulates VEGF in MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cell Line

Pages 1773-1778

Mahshid Mohammadian; Sadegh Feizollahzadeh; Reza Mahmoudi; Attabak Toofani Milani; Soheila Rezapour-Firouzi; Bahareh Karimi Douna


37. Mortality from Selected Cancers among Brazilian Mechanics

Pages 1779-1786

Aline Souza Espindola Santos; Amanda Alzira Friaes Martins; Eline Simões Gonçalves; Armando Meyer


38. Risk Scoring System based on lncRNA Expression for Predicting Survival in Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Cirrhosis

Pages 1787-1795

Jiaxiang Ye; Haixia Li; Jiazhang Wei; Yue Luo; Hongmei Liu; Jinyan Zhang; Xiaoling Luo


39. The Prognosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treated with Sorafenib in Combination with TACE

Pages 1797-1805

Yusuke Kimura; Rena Kaneko; Yuichiro Yano; Kentaro Kamada; Takashi Ikehara; Hidenari Nagai; Yuzuru Sato; Yoshinori Igarashi


44. Factors Associated with Time Intervals for Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer: A Hospital Based Study in Khon Kaen, Thailand

Pages 1835-1840

Attapong Rittitit; Supannee Promthet; Krittika Suwanrungruang; Kriangsak Jenwitheesuk; Chalongpon Santong; Patravoot Vatanasapt


45. Integrated Bioinformatics Analysis of mRNAs and miRNAs Identified Potential Biomarkers of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pages 1841-1848

Nasrin Amiri-Dashatan; Mehdi Koushki; Ali Jalilian; Nayeb Ali Ahmadi; Mostafa Rezaei Tavirani