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Gastrointestinal Cancer: Targets and Therapy


Aims and Scope

Editor-in-Chief: Eileen O'Reilly, MD

Gastrointestinal Cancer: Targets and Therapy is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal focusing on gastro-intestinal cancer research, identification of therapeutic targets and the optimal use of preventative and integrated treatment interventions to achieve improved outcomes, enhanced survival and quality of life for the cancer patient.

Specific topics covered in the journal include:

  • Epidemiology, detection and screening
  • Cellular research and biomarkers
  • Identification of biotargets and agents with novel mechanisms of action
  • Optimal clinical use of existing anticancer 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, basic science, clinical & epidemiological studies, reviews & evaluations, guidelines, expert opinion and commentary, case reports and extended reports.