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Cancer Science

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Edited By: Yusuke Nakamura

Impact Factor: 3.523

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 73/211 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 1349-7006

Overview


Cancer Science (formerly Japanese Journal of Cancer Research) aims to present research that has a significant clinical impact on oncologists or that may alter the disease concept of a tumor. The Journal publishes original articles and editorials, letters to the editor, review articles and reports describing original research in the fields of basic, translational and clinical cancer.   Subject categories include:

  • Basic and Clinical Immunology
  • Carcinogenesis
  • Cell, Molecular, and Stem Cell Biology
  • Clinical Research
  • Drug Discovery and Delivery
  • Epidemiology and Prevention
  • Genetics, Genomics, and Proteomics
  • Inflammation and Virology
  • Pathology

Aims and Scope


Cancer Science (formerly Japanese Journal of Cancer Research) is a monthly publication of the Japanese Cancer Association.  First published in 1907, the Journal continues to publish original articles, editorials, and letters to the editor, describing original research in the fields of basic, translational and clinical cancer research. The Journal also accepts reports and case reports.

Cancer Science aims to present highly significant and timely findings that have a significant clinical impact on oncologists or that may alter the disease concept of a tumor.  The Journal will not publish case reports that describe a rare tumor or condition without new findings to be added to previous reports; combination of different tumors without new suggestive findings for oncological research; remarkable effect of already known treatments without suggestive data to explain the exceptional result. Review articles may also be published.


Average submission to first decision is 15 days!


Readership


Offers access to members of Japan's leading oncology society, with 16,000 members


Keywords


oncology, cancer, Japanese Cancer Association, Cancer Science, cancer research, palliative care, radiotherapy


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