Cancers — Open Access Journal of Oncology

Cancers (ISSN 2072-6694; CODEN: CANCCT) is an open access journal of oncology published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science) and BIOSIS Previews. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central. Indexed in BIOSIS Previews, Scopus and other databases. In Scopus, papers published in Cancers in 2014 and 2015 have been cited 5.14 times, on average, in 2016 (SJR Scimago).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 21 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Cancers
Nanotechnology and Cancer Guest Editor: Stefano Leporatti
Deadline: 31 May 2018
Special Issue in Cancers
CAR-T Cell Therapy-Novel Approaches and Challenges Guest Editor: Vita Golubovskaya
Deadline: 15 June 2018
Special Issue in Cancers
Drug Resistance in Cancers Guest Editor: Zhixiang Wang
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Cancers
Targeting Raf Kinase Inhibitor Protein (RKIP) in Cancer Guest Editor: Kam C. Yeung
Deadline: 15 July 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Cancers
Kinases and Cancer Collection Editor: Jonas Cicenas
Topical Collection in Cancers
Histone Modification in Cancer Collection Editor: Sibaji Sarkar

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