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BMC Cancer

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

3.72

h-Index

2022-2023

 149

Rank

2022-2023

 3385

SJR

2022-2023

 1.137

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title BMC Cancer
Abbreviation BMC Cancer
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Genetics (Q1); Cancer Research (Q2); Oncology (Q2)
h-index 149
Overall Rank/Ranking 3385
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.137
Impact Score 3.72
Publisher BioMed Central Ltd.
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 14712407
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 2001-2022




Aim and Scope


BMC Cancer is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of cancer research, including the pathophysiology, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancers. The journal welcomes submissions concerning molecular and cellular biology, genetics, epidemiology, and clinical trials. BMC Cancer (ISSN 1471-2407) is indexed/tracked/covered by PubMed, MEDLINE, CAS, EMBASE, Scopus, Current Contents, Thomson Reuters (ISI) and Google Scholar.


About BMC Cancer


BMC Cancer is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Genetics (Q1); Cancer Research (Q2); Oncology (Q2). It is published by BioMed Central Ltd.. The overall rank of BMC Cancer is 3385. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.137. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 149. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of BMC Cancer journal is 14712407. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. BMC Cancer is cited by a total of 16111 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


BMC Cancer Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of BMC Cancer is 3.72, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. BMC Cancer IF is decreased by a factor of 0.69 and approximate percentage change is -15.65% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

BMC Cancer Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of BMC Cancer is 3.72. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of BMC Cancer. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.72
2021 4.41
2020 4.06
2019 3.22
2018 3.10
2017 3.49
2016 3.61
2015 3.70
2014 3.91

BMC Cancer h-index


  Table Setting

BMC Cancer has an h-index of 149. It means 149 articles of this journal have more than 149 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




BMC Cancer ISSN


The ISSN of BMC Cancer is 14712407. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

BMC Cancer Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of BMC Cancer is 3385. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.137. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of BMC Cancer by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.137
2021 1.134
2020 1.358
2019 1.186
2018 1.336
2017 1.464
2016 1.488
2015 1.652
2014 1.719

Ranking of BMC Cancer by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3385
2021 3336
2020 2676
2019 3317
2018 2743
2017 2401
2016 2404
2015 2017
2014 1829

BMC Cancer Publisher


Table Setting

BMC Cancer is published by BioMed Central Ltd.. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2001-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of BMC Cancer is BMC Cancer. This abbreviation ('BMC Cancer') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in BMC Cancer


If your research field is/are related to Genetics (Q1); Cancer Research (Q2); Oncology (Q2), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the BMC Cancer?

BMC Cancer latest impact IF is 3.72. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 4.41 (2021) and 3.10 (2018), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 3.69 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 1.137, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 9 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 1.719 in 2014 and the lowest being 1.134 in 2021. Furthermore, the average SJR of the BMC Cancer over the previous 9-year period stands at 3.69.


What's the latest h-index of the BMC Cancer?

The latest h-index of the BMC Cancer is 149.


Who's the publisher of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer is published by the BioMed Central Ltd., with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer is currently ranked 3385 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 9 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 1829 in 2014 and its lowest position of 3385 in 2022.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the BMC Cancer?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the BMC Cancer is BMC Cancer.


Is the "BMC Cancer" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

BMC Cancer is classified as a journal that the BioMed Central Ltd. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer encompasses the following areas:

  • Genetics
  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 14712407.


What's the best quartile of the BMC Cancer?

The best quartile for the BMC Cancer is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the BMC Cancer?

The BMC Cancer coverage history can be summarized as follows: 2001-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of BMC Cancer

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.72
2021 4.41
2020 4.06
2019 3.22
2018 3.10
2017 3.49
2016 3.61
2015 3.70
2014 3.91



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