Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Cancer Discovery

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States
Media Ranking in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

American Association for Cancer Research Inc.

H-Index

209

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

21598274, 21598290

Coverage

2011-2022

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

pubs@aacr.org

Scope

Cancer Discovery publishes high-impact, peer-reviewed articles describing major advances in research and clinical trials. As the premier cancer information resource, the Journal also presents Review Articles, Perspectives and Commentaries, News stories, and Research Watch summaries of important journal articles to its readers to keep them informed about the latest findings in the field. Topics span the spectrum of cancer research and medicine from the laboratory to the clinic and epidemiologic studies Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Oncology2012Q1
Oncology2013Q1
Oncology2014Q1
Oncology2015Q1
Oncology2016Q1
Oncology2017Q1
Oncology2018Q1
Oncology2019Q1
Oncology2020Q1
Oncology2021Q1
Oncology2022Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20123.361
20134.797
20145.116
20155.819
20165.174
20176.996
20187.751
20197.513
20206.795
20216.084
20227.268
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
2011143
2012395
2013494
2014539
2015356
2016349
2017299
2018348
2019325
2020333
2021502
2022468
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.469
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.937
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.618
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.547
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.925
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.714
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20197.356
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20209.261
Cites / Doc. (4 years)202111.615
Cites / Doc. (4 years)202210.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.469
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.937
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.318
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.319
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.292
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20186.596
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20197.818
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20209.452
Cites / Doc. (3 years)202111.351
Cites / Doc. (3 years)202210.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.469
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.937
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.775
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.995
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20175.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20187.040
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20197.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20208.840
Cites / Doc. (2 years)202111.065
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20229.337
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20110
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201354
Self Cites201487
Self Cites201588
Self Cites201672
Self Cites201789
Self Cites2018118
Self Cites2019100
Self Cites2020125
Self Cites2021218
Self Cites2022178
Total Cites20110
Total Cites2012496
Total Cites20132118
Total Cites20144456
Total Cites20156168
Total Cites20165961
Total Cites20176515
Total Cites20186622
Total Cites20197787
Total Cites20209187
Total Cites202111419
Total Cites202211668
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20110
External Cites per document20124.418
External Cites per document20135.983
External Cites per document20147.024
External Cites per document20157.755
External Cites per document20168.078
External Cites per document20179.963
External Cites per document201810.243
External Cites per document201912.418
External Cites per document202014.546
External Cites per document202120.628
External Cites per document202215.138
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20123.469
Cites per document20133.937
Cites per document20144.318
Cites per document20154.319
Cites per document20164.292
Cites per document20175.237
Cites per document20186.596
Cites per document20197.818
Cites per document20209.452
Cites per document202111.351
Cites per document202210.059
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
201111.89
20127.85
20137.49
20148.72
201513.20
201614.61
201716.39
201814.37
201912.31
202018.32
202120.52
202218.80
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents201233
Non-citable documents2013193
Non-citable documents2014410
Non-citable documents2015644
Non-citable documents2016660
Non-citable documents2017599
Non-citable documents2018369
Non-citable documents2019377
Non-citable documents2020349
Non-citable documents2021463
Non-citable documents2022401
Citable documents20110
Citable documents2012110
Citable documents2013345
Citable documents2014622
Citable documents2015784
Citable documents2016729
Citable documents2017645
Citable documents2018635
Citable documents2019619
Citable documents2020623
Citable documents2021543
Citable documents2022759
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20110
Uncited documents201286
Uncited documents2013379
Uncited documents2014721
Uncited documents20151028
Uncited documents2016969
Uncited documents2017829
Uncited documents2018576
Uncited documents2019544
Uncited documents2020467
Uncited documents2021467
Uncited documents2022556
Cited documents20110
Cited documents201257
Cited documents2013159
Cited documents2014311
Cited documents2015400
Cited documents2016420
Cited documents2017415
Cited documents2018428
Cited documents2019452
Cited documents2020505
Cited documents2021539
Cited documents2022604
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