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Cancers 2009, 1(1), 1-2;

Why Another Cancer Journal?

Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 6312, University of California, Davis, One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616, USA
Received: 23 July 2009 / Published: 24 July 2009
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Why do we need yet another cancer journal? An excellent question, of course, in light of the profusion of general as well as specialized cancer journals in recent times. An easy answer would simply be to say that this journal will be better than the rest; however a less glib (and probably more accurate) response is simply that there is currently an explosion of new techniques and approaches in the field of cancer biology, and that the new, and sometimes unusual and unorthodox, data so generated demands an open-access and unrestricted forum for its dissemination. This was the impetus for starting the journal which you are now reading. [...] View Full-Text
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