Cancers — Open Access Journal

Cancers (ISSN 2072-6694; CODEN: CANCCT) is a peer-reviewed open access journal of oncology published monthly online by MDPI. The Irish Association for Cancer Research (IACR) is affiliated with Cancers and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • 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.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.2 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2018).
  • 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.

Impact Factor: 5.326 (2017)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Cancers
Protein Kinases and Cancers Guest Editors: Richard Bayliss, Sharon Yeoh
Deadline: 15 February 2019
Special Issue in Cancers
CAR-T Cell Therapy-Novel Approaches and Challenges Guest Editor: Vita Golubovskaya
Deadline: 28 February 2019
Special Issue in Cancers
Inflammation and Cancer Metastasis Guest Editor: Masakiyo Sakaguchi
Deadline: 15 March 2019
Special Issue in Cancers
Molecular Stress Response Dysregulation in Cancer: Therapeutic Targets and Opportunities Guest Editor: Georg T. Wondrak
Deadline: 1 April 2019

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Cancers
Drug Resistance and Novel Therapies in Cancers Collection Editor: Zhixiang Wang
Topical Collection in Cancers
Cancer Biomarkers Collection Editor: Carlos S. Moreno
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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