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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 2014 is 2.07 with a  5 year impact factor of 2.46.

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

Cancer breakthrough? Novel insight into metastasis could offer new treatments

Published: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:00:00 GMT

New cancer treatments could be in the cards, after researchers uncover a new mechanism by which cancer cells spread to other parts of the body and survive.

Healthcare providers do not fully understand cancer risk from CT scans

Published: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT

Knowledge of radiation dose and associated risks varies among referring physicians, radiologists, and technicians, according to a new study in the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences.

Mycobacterium in olive oil for cancer treatment

Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT

Researchers at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) with the collaboration of the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), led by the professor of the UAB Department of Genetics...

Tumor cells develop predictable characteristics that are not random, say Moffitt Cancer Center researchers

Published: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT

Moffitt researchers use mathematical model to show that cells in the exterior and interior of a tumor develop different predictable characteristics.

CAR T cell therapy can now target solid tumors: Mouse study

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMT

Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy, which edits a cancer patient's T cells to recognize their tumors, has successfully helped patients with aggressive blood cancers but has yet to show...

Study finds surgery can lengthen survival of metastatic kidney cancer patients

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMT

Surgery to remove a cancerous kidney can often lengthen the lives of patients receiving targeted therapy for metastatic kidney cancer, but only about three in ten such patients undergo the...

High blood sugar could mean lower risk of one type of brain tumor

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT

Study finds women with high blood sugar have lower risk of benign tumors.In a surprising twist, benign brain tumors that have previously been tied to obesity and diabetes are less likely to...

Low doses of common cancer drug may promote cancer spread

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT

New research indicates that paclitaxel, which is the most commonly used chemotherapy for breast cancer, suppresses tumors when given at a certain dosage, but at low doses, it actually promotes...

Illuminating detection of deep cancers

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT

A luciferin analog generating near-infrared bioluminescence achieves highly sensitive deep-tissue imaging.

Brain tumor risk linked to high education level

Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT

A new population-wide study shows gliomas are more common among people who studied at university for 3 years, compared with those who did not.


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