- Written by: PetsPetsPets
- Category: Health & Business, Health Company Functions
- Published: July 23, 2017
In the recent years, scientists, as well as physicians, have heavily invested in cancer research which has become a world epidemic. Records show approximately more than 6.7 million people lose their lives to cancer every year. Cancer has not only become a physical challenge but is also a financial problem for those affected and infected. It takes more than just a family to fight cancer, and that is why researchers, as well as scientist, have taken the initiative to research on the disease and its treatment. Besides the research, medical professionals have also written and published about cancer. The study is found in oncotarget journal.Oncotarget is a weekly journal which was founded in 2010 with a primary responsibility of offering information on all areas of oncology. After its creation, impact journal took the responsibility of publishing the researched articles. The journal is led and managed by experienced scientist who has a vast experience in the field of oncology.
The Chief Editors include; Andrei V. Gudkov and Mikhail Blagosklonny who is a senior researcher at Roswell Research Center for Cancer. Oncotarget through Impact journal publishes their research on a weekly basis and has been making their research free for quick research to assist the world.Ever since its foundation the journal has been expanding and has also been conducting and publishing other research and posting them on different media platforms including; Facebook, Twitter, Google, Dove Press among others. The medical journal can be described as a top scientific journal which has been offering educative research to not only patients and their families but also to other physicians.
Oncotarget has made extraordinary advances in efforts to educate the world on cancer and its therapy. Recently the researchers on oncotarget studied and published on e-cigarettes which they explained the effects of the e-cigarettes on the smoker’s gums. Another research was on cervical cancer and drugs being one of the major contributors of losing weight on cancer patients. Oncotarget researchers have been in the forefront of providing pioneering platform for the research as well as treatment of cancer. The journal makes the researched articles available to the world upon their demand.