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OncoImmunologyopen access


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category


Landes Bioscience



Publication type



2162402X, 21624011





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Tumor immunology deals with the natural or therapy-induced recognition of cancers, as well as with the intricate interplay between oncogenesis, inflammation and immunosurveillance. This high-profile journal, OncoImmunology specifically deals with tumor immunology. Recent progress has allowed for the first clinical demonstration (and FDA approval) of anticancer immunotherapies. There is also an ever-growing suspicion that - unexpectedly - many of the currently used chemotherapeutic agents depend in their efficacy on the active contribution of immune effectors. To use a drastic metaphor, oncologists who applied successful chemotherapeutic (or radiotherapeutic) regimens have taken advantage of the immune system's capacity to recognize tumor-specific or tumor-associated antigens and to control cancer (stem) cell growth, without being aware of the invisible helping hands. As a result, immunological biomarkers are becoming ever more important to determine the prognosis of cancers and to predict the efficacy of chemotherapies. There is also a strong rationale in favor of combining conventional anticancer therapies with immunotherapies. OncoImmunology accepts high-profile submissions in the fundamental, translational and clinical areas of tumor immunology. Submissions dealing with solid or hematological cancers, inflammation, innate and acquired immune responses are welcome. OncoImmunology publishes Original Research Articles, Brief Reports, Reviews, Commentaries and Meeting Reports in these area of research. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Immunology and Allergy2013Q2
Immunology and Allergy2014Q2
Immunology and Allergy2015Q1
Immunology and Allergy2016Q1
Immunology and Allergy2017Q1
Immunology and Allergy2018Q1
Immunology and Allergy2019Q1

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.

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.757
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.932
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.809
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.672
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.812
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.618
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20195.249
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.757
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.932
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.809
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.572
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.210
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20195.568
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.757
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.932
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.589
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.802
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.041
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20196.089
Total 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.

Self Cites20120
Self Cites2013390
Self Cites2014508
Self Cites2015391
Self Cites2016462
Self Cites2017507
Self Cites2018363
Self Cites2019260
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20131037
Total Cites20142241
Total Cites20152998
Total Cites20163008
Total Cites20173978
Total Cites20184954
Total Cites20196086
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.

External Cites per document20120
External Cites per document20132.968
External Cites per document20143.040
External Cites per document20153.313
External Cites per document20163.024
External Cites per document20173.673
External Cites per document20184.475
External Cites per document20195.330
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20134.757
Cites per document20143.932
Cites per document20153.809
Cites per document20163.572
Cites per document20174.210
Cites per document20184.828
Cites per document20195.568
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents2013109
Non-citable documents2014135
Non-citable documents2015152
Non-citable documents201646
Non-citable documents201730
Non-citable documents201855
Non-citable documents201960
Citable documents20120
Citable documents2013218
Citable documents2014570
Citable documents2015787
Citable documents2016842
Citable documents2017945
Citable documents20181026
Citable documents20191093
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.

Uncited documents20120
Uncited documents201370
Uncited documents2014154
Uncited documents2015215
Uncited documents2016190
Uncited documents2017140
Uncited documents2018128
Uncited documents2019111
Cited documents20120
Cited documents2013257
Cited documents2014551
Cited documents2015724
Cited documents2016698
Cited documents2017835
Cited documents2018953
Cited documents20191042
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