Current Oncology

Current Oncology is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal published online by MDPI (from Volume 28 Issue 1-2021). Established in 1994, the journal represents a multidisciplinary medium for clinical oncologists to report and review progress in the management of this disease. The Canadian Association of Medical Oncologists (CAMO), the Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO), the Canadian Association of General Practitioners in Oncology (CAGPO), the Cell Therapy Transplant Canada (CTTC) and the Canadian Leukemia Study Group (CLSG) are affiliated with the journal 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 within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, MEDLINE, PMC, Embase, and other databases.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 18.4 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: APC discount vouchers, optional signed peer review, and reviewer names published annually in the journal.
Impact Factor: 2.6 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.9 (2022)
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Topic in Biology, Cancers, Current Oncology, Hematology Reports, Medical Sciences
Advances in Tumor Microenvironment Topic Editors: Hongzhou Cai, Lixin Hua, Mantang Qiu, Wenzhi Li
Deadline: 20 December 2023
Topic in Cancers, Current Oncology, Gastrointestinal Disorders, IJMS, JCM
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: From Laboratory to Clinical Studies Topic Editors: Ioannis Ntanasis-Stathopoulos, Diamantis I. Tsilimigras
Deadline: 31 December 2023
Topic in Biomedicines, BioMedInformatics, Cancers, JCM, Cells, Current Oncology
Cancer Immunity and Immunotherapy: Early Detection, Diagnosis, Systemic Treatments, Novel Biomarkers, and Resistance Mechanisms Topic Editors: Tao Jiang, Yongchang Zhang​​
Deadline: 20 April 2024
Topic in BioMedInformatics, Cancers, Current Oncology, Hemato, Hematology Reports
Leukemia-Challenges and Current Treatment Options Topic Editors: Giovanni Martinelli, Claudio Cerchione
Deadline: 20 June 2024
Special Issue in Current Oncology
Liver Transplantation for Cancer: The Future of Transplant Oncology Guest Editor: Tomoharu Yoshizumi
Deadline: 10 December 2023
Special Issue in Current Oncology
AYA Cancer Care and Support: Patient Perspectives, Programs, Practices, and Policy Change Guest Editors: Fiona Schulte, Cheryl Heykoop
Deadline: 30 December 2023
Special Issue in Current Oncology
Financial Toxicity of Cancer Treatment and Care Guest Editors: Christopher J. Longo, Margaret Fitch
Deadline: 31 December 2023
Special Issue in Current Oncology
New Frontiers in Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer Guest Editors: Olav F. Dajani, Knut Jørgen Labori, Arne Westgaard
Deadline: 15 January 2024
Topical Collection in Current Oncology
Editorial Board Members’ Collection Series: Contemporary Perioperative Concepts in Cancer Surgery Collection Editors: Vijaya Gottumukkala, Jörg Kleeff
Topical Collection in Current Oncology
Editorial Board Members’ Collection Series in "Exercise and Cancer Management" Collection Editors: Nicole Culos-Reed, Linda Denehy, Ravi Mehrotra
Topical Collection in Current Oncology
New Insights into Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Collection Editor: Sazan Rasul
Topical Collection in Current Oncology
New Insights into Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Collection Editors: Filippo Pesapane, Matteo Suter
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