Oncotarget is an online multidisciplinary weekly journal that seeks to maximize research impact via insightful peer-review articles. The journal publishes papers on oncology, neuroscience, cardiology, endocrinology, cell biology, metabolism and pharmacology. With the help of prominent scientists, researchers enhance the progress of science by sharing their exceptional discoveries. Mikhail Blagosklonny, a renowned scientist in cancer and aging, serves as the editor-in-chief of the journal. The editorial board comprises reputable members like Carlo M. Croce, the ex-editor-in-chief of Cancer Research, and Andrew Schally, a Nobel Prize winner. The journal is rising in popularity owing to punctuality, insights, and constructive peer-review that helps authors to increase the impact of their research. Oncotarget promotes the application of basic and clinical science to treat various diseases.
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Before submitting a paper, authors are required to pay keen attention to the editorial and publishing policies of Oncotarget to ensure that their papers are not rejected. All submissions are made through the online submission system of Oncotarget. Writers are advised to upload original source files to facilitate publication. Authors retain ownership of the copyright for their papers. However, they can be modified, downloaded, distributed, reprinted or copied as long as the original author has given consent to the same. Writers should ensure that they cite any copied text or concept. Oncotarget does not accept publications that have been submitted to other journals. Any instances of conflict of interest should be revealed to the editors in time. Before information provided by any third party is used, such individuals should have given their consent to the same.
When developing manuscripts, authors must ensure that their work is written in English, double-spaced and all pages are numbered. Laboratory jargon, terminology and abbreviations should also be consistent with internally accepted guidelines. The paper should observe the recommended standards. It should have a title page, abstract, introduction, results, discussion, material and methodology, abbreviations, author contributions, acknowledgements, conflict of interests, funding, and references. Manuscripts having supplementary data should be accompanied with additional files uploaded separately in the appropriate area of the submission form. All tables and illustrations should be cited in text in the order in which they appear in the manuscript. Simple formulas and equations should be presented in single horizontal lines, while complicated ones should appear in form of drawings, digital files or glossy photographs. Oncotarget, which is published by Impact Journals