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The Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology publishes content within the fields of experimental and clinical oncology. Topics covered include, but are not limited to: carcinogenesis, molecular biology, developments in tumor therapy, general and laboratory diagnoses, diagnostic and experimental pathology, oncologic surgery, and epidemiology.

  • The official journal of the German Cancer Society (Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft)
  • Fully open access (OA) as of January 1, 2024

Main Editor
  • Alwin Krämer
Impact factor
3.6 (2022)
5 year impact factor
3.8 (2022)
Submission to first decision (median)
1 days
1,543,524 (2023)

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  • Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology is now fully open access!

    We are excited to announce that the Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology has now become a fully open-access (OA) journal as of January 2024. This means that we will only be publishing articles as Open Access meaning content will be freely available to readers worldwide, enabling the widest possible dissemination and reuse. 

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