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Edited By: Qingyi Wei, M.D., Ph.D.

Impact Factor: 3.362

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 90/217 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 2045-7634

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Qingyi Wei

Cancer Medicine Editor-in-Chief

Qingyi WeiDr Wei is a highly published and cited author who is based at one of the world’s leading cancer research centres. His previous editorial work includes a role as a Senior Editor on the AACR journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

His primary research interest is to explore and develop biomarkers for molecular epidemiologic study for assessing cancer susceptibility with an emphasis on DNA repair and apoptosis. His research is aimed at identifying individuals at high risk of developing cancer. This allows for personalisation in cancer research, with an aim to achieve primary prevention, early diagnosis and targeted therapies. The biomarker assays used in his lab are used in studies of cancers of the lung, head and neck cancer, skin, and breast.

Cancer Medicine'sEditorial Board


Qingyi Wei, MD, PhD
Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center,
Durham, USA

Associate Editors

Cancer Prevention

Susan K Peterson, Professor
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, USA

Matthew B. Schabath, PhD
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute,
Tampa, USA

Clinical Cancer Research

Dhyan Chandra, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute,
Buffalo, NY, USA

Zhi-Ming Shao, MD
Shanghai Medical School,
Shanghai, P. R. China

Eric T. Wong, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
Boston, USA

Joseph D. Khoury, MD
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, USA

Surya P. Rednam, MD
Texas Children’s Cancer Center,
Houston, USA

Cancer Biology

Sam W. Lee, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital,
Charlestown, MA, USA

Gong Yang
Shanghai Medical School, Fudan University,
Shanghai, China

Wenge Zhu, PhD
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science,
Washington DC, USA

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Cancer Medicine's impact factor has risen to 3.362!

PubMed, MEDLINE and ISI:Cancer Medicine articles are deposited into PubMed Central (PMC) upon publication of an online issue and are therefore searchable on PubMed. In addition, Cancer Medicine has recently been accepted for MEDLINE and ISI indexing, allowing heightened search capabilities for the journal and citation of the journal to contribute to the new Impact Factor.

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Cancer Medicineis a peer-reviewed, open access, interdisciplinary journal providing rapid publication of cutting-edge research from global biomedical researchers across the cancer sciences, in the areas of, but not limited to, cancer biology, clinical cancer research, and cancer prevention.

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