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January 2022| Vol 15| Issue 1


SARS-CoV-2 variants: A continuing threat to global health

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an acute respiratory illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). COVID-19 pandemic has an unprecedented impact on economy, ...


Plasmodium cynomolgi: An emerging threat of zoonotic malaria species in Malaysia?

Malaria remains a public health problem in many parts of the world. It is a disease that can endanger human life if left untreated, especially among young children and pregnant women. In Malaysia, t...

Review Article

Liposomes as immunological adjuvants and delivery systems in the development of tuberculosis vaccine: A review

Liposomes are phospholipid bilayer vesicles, which are biocompatible, biodegradable and nontoxic vehicles suitable for numerous drug and gene delivery applications. In this review, we discuss the pros...


Antibiotic resistance pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa wound isolates among Chinese burn patients: A systematic review and meta analysis

Objective: To investigate the resistance profiles to antimicrobial agents of wound-isolated Pseudomonas (P.) aeruginosa among Chinese burn patients. Methods: Electronic databases...

Original Article

Spatiotemporal heterogeneity of schistosomiasis in mainland China: Evidence from a multi-stage continuous downscaling sentinel monitoring

Objective: To determine the spatiotemporal distribution of Schistosoma (S.) japonicum infections in humans, livestock, and Oncomelania (O.) hupensis across the endem...

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Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, a publication of Editorial office of Hainan Medical University, is a peer-reviewed print + online Monthly journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded, Web of Science

Impact Factor as reported in the 2020 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2021): 1.226