Our 3-step submission process
Before you submit
Now you’ve identified a journal to submit to, there are a few things you should be familiar with before you submit.
Ready to submit
To give your manuscript the best chance of publication, follow these policies and formatting guidelines.
Cancer Communications publishes the following article types:
Click the relevant link to find style and formatting information for the article you are going to submit.
- General formatting rules for all article types - Preparing your manuscript
- Make sure your submission is complete - Prepare supporting information
- Copyright and license agreement - Conditions of publication
- Read and agree to our Editorial Policies - Editorial policies
Submit and promote
After acceptance, we provide support so your article gains maximum impact in the scientific community and beyond.
Please note that manuscript can only be submitted by an author of the manuscript and may not be submitted by a third party.
Annual Journal Metrics
84 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
31 days to first decision for all manuscripts
212 days from submission to acceptance
50 days from acceptance to publication
*Impact Factor in Journal Citation Report (2017, Clarivate) and **SNIP/SJR 2017 in Scopus are under the previous journal title Chinese Journal of Cancer.