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American Journal of Cancer Researchopen access

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
20
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryBiochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
Cancer Research

Medicine
Oncology
Publishere-Century Publishing Corporation
Publication typeJournals
ISSN21566976
Coverage2012, 2015-2017 (cancelled)
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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
Cancer Research2013Q2
Cancer Research2014Q1
Cancer Research2015Q3
Cancer Research2016Q3
Cancer Research2017Q2
Oncology2013Q2
Oncology2014Q1
Oncology2015Q3
Oncology2016Q2
Oncology2017Q1
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
20131.090
20142.721
20150.685
20161.000
20171.411
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)20136.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20148.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.047
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20136.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20148.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.240
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.049
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20136.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20148.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.230
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.018
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20156
Self Cites201649
Self Cites201737
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201319
Total Cites201440
Total Cites201578
Total Cites2016797
Total Cites20171891
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 document20120
External Cites per document20136.333
External Cites per document20148.000
External Cites per document20152.769
External Cites per document20163.041
External Cites per document20173.970
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20136.333
Cites per document20148.000
Cites per document20153.000
Cites per document20163.240
Cites per document20174.049
% 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
201233.33
20130.00
201423.81
201520.63
201622.84
201717.01
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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20179
Citable documents20120
Citable documents20133
Citable documents20145
Citable documents201526
Citable documents2016246
Citable documents2017467
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 documents20120
Uncited documents20131
Uncited documents20141
Uncited documents20158
Uncited documents201634
Uncited documents201768
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20132
Cited documents20144
Cited documents201518
Cited documents2016212
Cited documents2017408
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