||Inaugural issue was released, initially published as a quarterly journal.
||Indexed by PubMed (NLM) and Scopus.
||Changed to publish in article number order instead of in page range order.
||Changed to a monthly publication schedule. The Travel Awards project was launched to support young researchers in the field. The journal Twitter account was established.
||Covered by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE).
||Cancers received a first Impact Factor of 5.326. The journal ranks 44/222 (Q1) in the 'Oncology' category.
||Cancers received an Impact Factor of 6.162. The journal ranks 31/229 (Q1) in the 'Oncology' category in JCR.
Cancers published more than 2000 papers in the year of 2019.