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Cancer Imaging is the official journal of ICIS, an open access, peer-reviewed journal published by BioMed Central. Original articles, as well as reviews and editorials written by international imaging experts with a subspecialty focus on oncology, are published regularly online;  sign up for alerts to keep up-to-date with the latest articles. Cancer Imaging Impact factor for 2016 is 1.470.

The journal encompasses CT, MRI, ultrasound, single photon and positron emission tomography, including multimodality imaging in all kinds of malignant tumours, plus new developments, techniques and innovations.

All articles published in Cancer Imaging are included in PubMed, the most widely used biomedical bibliographic database service, as well as Embase, EmCare, Google Scholar, MEDLINE, Science Citation Index and Scopus. The full text of all research articles is deposited in PubMed Central, the US National Library of Medicine's full-text repository of life science literature.

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Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today

Best treatment option written in cancer's genetic script

Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:00:00 GMT

An international collaboration led by clinical researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has shown proof-of-concept that truly personalised therapy will be possible in the future for...

Cell division study opens new leads against hard-to-treat cancers

Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:00:00 GMT

A protein that controls cell division also has a key role in switching genes on and off, scientists have found, in a discovery which could reinvent cancer treatment.

How well do we understand the relation between incorrect chromosome number & cancer?

Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Over a century ago, a German-born scientist experimenting with impregnated sea urchin eggs had an insight that led to one of the first modern theories of cancer.

Rural Americans at higher risk of death from five leading causes

Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

A new CDC study demonstrates that Americans living in rural areas are more likely to die from five leading causes than their urban counterparts.

Inhibition of EZH2 might be new therapy of multiple myeloma

Published: Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:00:00 GMT

In a study published in the scientific journal Oncotarget, researchers from Uppsala University show how the protein EZH2 affects the development of multiple myeloma, and that inhibition of EZH2...

A surprise advance in the treatment of adult cancers

Published: Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

A team of researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has found an epigenetic modification that might be the cause of 15% of adult cancers of the throat...

New genes identified that regulate the spread of cancers

Published: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Research led by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has discovered a new biological target for drugs to reduce the spread of tumours in cancer patients.

Suppressing a DNA-repairing protein in brain could be key to treating aggressive tumours

Published: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Targeting a specific DNA-repairing protein in the brain could be an effective way to treat the most aggressive type of brain tumour, a study suggests.

Scientists raise warning over drugs targeting key cancer mechanism

Published: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Scientists have expressed concerns about developing drugs against two molecular targets that had been considered highly promising, after finding that specifically blocking their function adversely...

Researchers reveal how cancer cells cope with genetic chaos

Published: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Scientists have uncovered how tumours are able to grow despite significant damage to the structure and number of their chromosomes1 - the storage units of DNA - according to two new studies...




06 October 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 prize winners!

Congratulations to our 2016 prize winners!

The ICIS Gold Medal 2016 was presented to Prof. Dr. Vincent Chong from the National University Hospital in Singapore.  Prof. Chong has been part of our Society since 2001 where he ...
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