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Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy


Aims and Scope

Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy is an international, peer reviewed, open access journal focusing on breast cancer, basic and translational research, clinical trials and treatment. The latter includes outcome studies that incorporate preventative and integrated treatment strategies for enhanced survival, and quality of life for cancer patients.

Specific topics covered in the journal include:

  • Epidemiology, detection and screening 
  • Cellular research and biomarkers 
  • Cancer stem cells
  • Cancer dormancy and metastasis
  • Novel biotargets and other agents such as small non-coding RNA
  • Drug Delivery Systems  
  • Optimal clinical use of existing anti-cancer agents, including combination therapies 
  • Radiation and surgery 
  • Palliative care 
  • Patient adherence, quality of life, satisfaction 
  • Health economic evaluations

The journal welcomes submitted papers covering original research articles, reviews, basic and translational research, clinical and epidemiological studies, treatment guidelines, expert opinion and commentary, case reports, and extended reports.

As of 1st April 2019, Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy will no longer consider meta-analyses for publication.