Carcinogenesis is a scientific journal that is published by Oxford University Press. The first issue appeared in January 1980. In 2008, the subtitles Integrative Cancer Research was inserted. Currently, twelve issues per year are published. The Journal publishes research articles and review articles in all areas of cancer. Here, both tumor biology and toxicology and epidemiology and cancer prevention are considered.
The Impact Factor was in 2012 at 5,635. After the statistics from the ISI Web of Knowledge, the journal impact factor with this in the category of oncology is out on 28 out of 197 journals.
Chief Editor is Curtis C. Harris, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, United States of America.