Cancer Research Journal Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: American Association for Cancer Research; International Cancer Research Foundation; William H. Donner Foundation, American Association for Cancer Research

Journal description

Cancer Research publishes significant, original studies in all areas of basic, clinical, translational, epidemiological, and prevention research devoted to the study of cancer and cancer-related biomedical sciences. Scientific topics include: biochemistry; chemical, physical, and viral carcinogenesis and mutagenesis; clinical investigations including clinical trials; endocrinology; epidemiology and prevention; experimental therapeutics; immunology and immunotherapy including biological therapy; molecular biology and genetics; radiobiology and radiation oncology; tumor biology; and virology. Thus its publication scope covers all subfields of cancer research. Papers are stringently reviewed and only those that report results of novel, timely, and significant research and meet high standards of scientific merit will be accepted for publication.

Current impact factor: 9.33

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 9.329
2013 Impact Factor 9.284
2012 Impact Factor 8.65
2011 Impact Factor 7.856
2010 Impact Factor 8.234
2009 Impact Factor 7.543
2008 Impact Factor 7.514
2007 Impact Factor 7.672
2006 Impact Factor 7.656
2005 Impact Factor 7.616
2004 Impact Factor 7.69
2003 Impact Factor 8.649
2002 Impact Factor 8.318
2001 Impact Factor 8.302
2000 Impact Factor 8.46
1999 Impact Factor 8.614
1998 Impact Factor 8.37
1997 Impact Factor 8.426
1996 Impact Factor 8.958
1995 Impact Factor 8.206
1994 Impact Factor 6.822
1993 Impact Factor 6.011
1992 Impact Factor 5.156

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 9.12
Cited half-life 9.10
Immediacy index 1.41
Eigenfactor 0.21
Article influence 3.12
Website Cancer Research website
Other titles Cancer chemotherapy screening data., Cancer research (Chicago, Ill.), Cancer research
ISSN 0008-5472
OCLC 1553285
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

American Association for Cancer Research

  • Pre-print
    • Archiving status unclear
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • NIH authors may post authors' own version in PubMed Central for release 12 months after publication
    • HHMI, Wellcome Trust, Cancer Research UK and UK Medical Research Council authors may deposit authors own version in Europe PMC for release 6 months after publication
    • AACR will deposit on behalf of these authors, if required
    • Authors final version may be deposited on institutional website or institutional repository if required by institution
    • Published source must be acknowledged
    • Must link to the publisher PDF of article on journal website
  • Classification

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