Major areas of interest in cancer biology include:

-Cancer causation, metabolism, and hormone-dependence

-Disease progression, prevention, treatment, and resistance

-Translational studies dealing with novel therapeutic agents

-Hormone receptors and their co-regulatory molecules

-Hormonally influenced signaling pathways

-Nuclear and steroid hormone receptors

-Adrenal, pituitary, and thyroid hormones

-Vitamin D

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  • Carol Lange
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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2.437 (2019)
Impact factor
2.638 (2019)
Five year impact factor
12 days
Submission to first decision
92 days
Submission to acceptance
37,014 (2019)
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Electronic ISSN
1868-8500
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1868-8497
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