Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Cancer Therapy and Oncology (IJCTO) is an international open access, interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal. The journal publishes original research, reviews, editorials, case analysis, and other material on a broad range of topics focused on clinical cancer research, providing a platform for clinicians and academicians to collaborate and share knowledge. Authors are encouraged to submit complete unpublished and original works, including but not limited to the following fields:

  • radiation oncology
  • clinical medical physics
  • radiation therapy
  • medical dosimetry
  • radiology
  • medical oncology
  • cancer biology
  • nuclear medicine
  • cancer science and therapeutics
  • cancer detection and prevention
  • cancer nanotechnology
  • clinical oncology
 
All accepted articles will be published online within 1 week of author proofread.

 

Section Policies

Editorials

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Scientific Notes

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Original Articles

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Review Articles

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Technical Reports

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Case Reports

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Thesis

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Letter to Editor

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Meeting/Conference Announcement

Checked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Conference Proceedings

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Early Version

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Educational Articles

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Short Communications

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Mini Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

News & Announcements

Checked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Conference Proceedings (BIT’s Annual World Cancer Congress)

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from the journal or outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.

 

Publication Frequency

To expedite the publication process, IJCTO makes articles available in Early Version format as soon as the accepted articles are proofread by the author/s.

The complete issue of IJCTO will be published quarterly in March, June, September, and December.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Ahead of Issue

The Ahead of Issue allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in the final version of the issue of journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in Ahead of Issue in one week's time after the completion of proofread by the author/s.

 

Publication fee

The IJCTO does not currently require any article publication fee. All accepted articles will be published online in one week's time after the completion of final author proofread. 

 

Publication Ethics

Please note that the IJCTO is committed to publishing only original material, i.e., material that has neither been published elsewhere, nor is under review elsewhere. Manuscripts that are found to have been plagiarized from other manuscripts, whether published or unpublished, will incur plagiarism sanctions.



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