What is a good impact factor in cancer research?
|Journal||Five-Year Impact Factor|
|Cancer Immunology Research||13.345|
|Cancer Prevention Research||4.317|
|Clinical Cancer Research||13.975|
What are the top cancer journals?
- CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians.
- The Lancet Oncology.
- Cancer Cell.
- Journal of Clinical Oncology.
- Cancer Discovery.
- Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
- Cancer Research.
What does impact factor mean in journals? Impact factor is commonly used to evaluate the relative importance of a journal within its field and to measure the frequency with which the “average article” in a journal has been cited in a particular time period. Journal which publishes more review articles will get highest IFs.
What is a good impact factor? In most fields, the impact factor of 10 or greater is considered an excellent score while 3 is flagged as good and the average score is less than 1. However, the impact factor is best read in terms of subject matter in the form of the 27 research disciplines identified in the JournalCitation Reports.