International Journal of Cancer

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Editor-in-Chief: Professor Peter Lichter, DKFZ, Germany

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 31/211 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 1097-0215

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2016 (Volume 138)

March (Issue 6)

Combination therapy with zoledronic acid and cetuximab effectively suppresses growth of colorectal cancer cells regardless of KRAS status
Junko Kato, Manabu Futamura, Masako Kanematsu, Siqin Gaowa, Ryutaro Mori, Toshiyuki Tanahashi, Nobuhisa Matsuhashi and Kazuhiro Yoshida

March (Issue 5)

Patient-individualized CD8+ cytolytic T-cell therapy effectively combats minimal residual leukemia in immunodeficient mice
Eva Distler, Jana Albrecht, Ariane Brunk, Shamsul Khan, Elke Schnürer, Michaela Frey, Anja Mottok, Ana-Laura Jordán-Garrote, Christian Brede, Andreas Beilhack, Andreas Mades, Dirk Tomsitz, Matthias Theobald, Wolfgang Herr and Udo F. Hartwig

February (Issue 4)

A potent immunotoxin targeting fibroblast activation protein for treatment of breast cancer in mice
Jinxu Fang, Liang Xiao, Kye-Il Joo, Yarong Liu, Chupei Zhang, Shuanglong Liu, Peter S. Conti, Zibo Li and Pin Wang

February (Issue 3)

Brief-exposure to preoperative bevacizumab reveals a TGF-β signature predictive of response in HER2-negative breast cancers
Vinay Varadan, Sitharthan Kamalakaran, Hannah Gilmore, Nilanjana Banerjee, Angel Janevski, Kristy L.S. Miskimen, Nicole Williams, Ajay Basavanhalli, Anant Madabhushi, Kimberly Lezon-Geyda, Veerle Bossuyt, Donald R. Lannin, Maysa Abu-Khalaf, William Sikov, Nevenka Dimitrova and Lyndsay N. Harris

January (Issue 2)

Mesenchymal stem cells regulate melanoma cancer cells extravasation to bone and liver at their perivascular niche
Diego Correa, Rodrigo A. Somoza, Paul Lin, William P. Schiemann and Arnold I. Caplan

January (Issue 1)

Inhibition of class I histone deacetylases by romidepsin potently induces Epstein-Barr virus lytic cycle and mediates enhanced cell death with ganciclovir
Kwai Fung Hui et al (pages 125–136)

2015 (Volume 137)

December (Issue 12)

Immuno-based detection of extracellular vesicles in urine as diagnostic marker for prostate cancer
Diederick Duijvesz et al (pages 2869–2878)

December (Issue 11)

The Fc-alpha receptor is a new target antigen for immunotherapy of myeloid leukemia
Radoslav Mladenov et al (pages 2729-2738)

November (Issue 10)

Selective depletion of tumor neovasculature by microbubble destruction with appropriate ultrasound pressure
Junfen Wang et al. (pages 2478-2491)

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2014 Joint IJC & Klaus Tschira Stiftung Lectureships

IJC Lectureships

The Joint IJC and Klaus Tschira Stiftung Lectureship at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg honors three to four leading scientists in the field of cancer research each year. We would like to offer our international readership a taste of these lectures and now present the 2014 videos. Additional videos will be posted following each lecture. We welcome you to view them. The videos from the lectures in 2012 and 2013 can be found under “Special Features”.

Prof Jane Visvader
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Melbourne, Australia


Prof Peter W. Laird
University of Southern California, School of Medicine, CA


Prof Dr C. Richard Boland
Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas




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