International Cancer Imaging Society

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We are pleased to announce that as from 1st January 2014 Cancer Imaging will be published by BioMed Central, thereby enhanced with the full benefits of open access.

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As official journal of ICIS and with an impact factor of 1.59, Cancer Imaging is now an open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing original articles, as well as reviews and editorials written by international imaging experts with a subspecialty focus on oncology.

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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New molecule 'allows umbilical cord stem cells to multiply'

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMT

A new molecule, UM171 - dubbed 'the first of its kind' by the scientists who have discovered it - may allow umbilical cord stem cells to multiply, enabling more transplants.

Global team finds new genetic variants that raise risk of prostate cancer

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:00:00 GMT

A large international meta-analysis that pooled data on over 87,000 men reveals 23 new genetic variants that raise risk of prostate cancer by 3-6 times the average.

Master regulator of cells' heat shock response identified

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT

Heat shock proteins protect the molecules in all human and animal cells with factors that regulate their production and work as thermostats.

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey studying low participation in cancer screenings by South Asian population

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:00:00 GMT

In an effort to learn why South Asians in New Jersey and New York City have low participation rates when it comes to some cancer screenings, researchers at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey...

Cell surface sugars can promote or inhibit cancer depending upon stage

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT

During cancer development, tumor cells decorate their surfaces with sugar compounds called glycans that are different from those found on normal, healthy cells.

A single protein can mean the difference between life-long chronic infection or cure for hepatitis

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT

A single protein may tip the balance between ridding the body of a dangerous virus and enduring life-long chronic infection, according to a report appearing in The Journal of Experimental Medicine.

Potential for targeted treatments with new knowledge of genes driving bladder cancer

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT

The story of cancer care seems so simple: find the mutated gene that causes cancer and turn it off or fix it. But rarely does a single gene cause cancer.

Final pieces to the circadian clock puzzle found

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT

Sixteen years after scientists found the genes that control the circadian clock in all cells, the lab of UNC's Aziz Sancar, M.D., Ph.D.

Specific baldness pattern linked with increased prostate cancer risk

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT

Evidence suggests that prostate cancer and male pattern baldness are connected by increased levels of male sex hormones. Now, a specific pattern is linked to increased cancer risk.

American Association for Cancer Research releases 2014 cancer progress report: research is transforming lives

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT

Research continues to fuel significant advances against cancer. This progress has been spurred by federal investments in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Cancer Institute (NCI)...

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Radiologist Jelle Barentsz Knighted

Radiologist Jelle Barentsz Knighted

Published: Fri, 30 May 2014

Based on international and national recommendations and evaluation letters of ...

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