Cancer Cytopathology

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Edited By: Celeste N. Powers, MD, PhD

Impact Factor: 3.183

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 17/78 (Pathology); 95/213 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 1934-6638

Associated Title(s): Cancer, CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians


Published since 1997, Cancer Cytopathology is a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. It is the elite journal in its field, offering the highest impact factor among cytopathology journals as well as rapid peer review and online publication times. Cancer Cytopathology is the journal of choice for top authors in the field, which helps it consistently deliver the highest-quality research and most comprehensive reviews across all disciplines in cytopathology.

Aims and Scope

Cancer Cytopathology provides a unique forum for interaction and dissemination of original research and educational information relevant to the practice of cytopathology and its related oncologic disciplines. The journal strives to have a positive effect on cancer prevention, early detection, diagnosis, and cure by the publication of high-quality content. The mission of Cancer Cytopathology is to present and inform readers of new applications, technological advances, cutting-edge research, novel applications of molecular techniques, and relevant review articles related to cytopathology.


Cytopathologists, Oncologists, Pathologists, Cytotechnologists, Gynecologic Oncologists, Endocrinologists, and Gynecologists


oncology, cytopathology, pathology, breast cancer, american cancer society, chemotherapy, cancer awareness, cancer research, cancer support, cancer in the news, news about cancer, cancer resources, free online journals, cytopathology publications

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