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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 and Genetics: What's the Connection?

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:00 GMT

Some cancer cases occur in someone who's inherited a genetic mutation. Learn more about genetic testing and forms of cancer that can be hereditary.

Newer radiation technique has fewer side effects than traditional techniques for recurrent head and neck cancer

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

When a patient's cancer comes back, he or she is often left with limited treatment options and higher odds of debilitating side effects.

Low cancer symptom awareness linked to lower chance of survival

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

In regions where cancer survival is poorer, people on average have lower awareness of cancer symptoms, according to findings published in the British Journal of Cancer.

Custom-tailored strategy against glioblastomas

Published: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:00 GMT

Glioblastomas are incurable malignant brain tumors. Usually the patients affected survive for only a few months. In addition, every tumor is quite different, which makes treatment very difficult.

New hope in fight against aggressive and often hard to treat brain tumour

Published: Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:00:00 GMT

Researchers from the University of Southampton have discovered a potential way of stopping one of the most aggressive types of brain tumour from spreading, which could lead the way to better...

Expectations may not match reality among cancer patients in some early phase clinical trials

Published: Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

In a study of cancer patients considering whether they should participate in phase I clinical trials, a high percentage were willing to participate after discussions with clinical staff, but nearly...

Neutrophils are key to harnessing anti-tumor immune response from radiation therapy, study finds

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:00:00 GMT

Combining targeted radiation therapy with a neutrophil stimulant enhances anti-tumor immunity, according to new research into cancer immunology at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Precision medicine trial first of its kind to show benefit to patients

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:00:00 GMT

A clinical trial* for types of advanced cancer is the first of its kind to show that precision medicine - or tailoring treatment for individual people - can slow down the time it takes for a tumour...

New insights into potent cancer tumour suppressor gene

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

Researchers at the National University of Ireland Galway have shown that the TP53 gene has even greater anti-cancer activity than previously thoughtNew insight into the function of a gene...

Medical tattooing improves perception of scar/graft appearance, quality of life

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

Medical tattooing, also known as dermatography, is routinely used by plastic surgeons for nipple reconstruction after mastectomy.


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