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Oncotarget Holds True To Its Core Values of Democratization

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Oncotarget, being the renowned multidisciplinary journal for the incorporation of free and open access, has served its readers in scientific community with the initial focus on oncology, a study that is dedicated to the prevention of disease – particularly those that are linked to cancer.

Oncotarget, through consistency, has successfully achieved this by publishing papers online and allowing the democratization of information of those said published papers.

“To ensure that scientific results are widely available” serves as their stated objective.

The reasoning behind this to have the results and the study will be reviewed democratically. Check the journal at SCImago Journal & Country Rank.

As stated before, the true conclusive goal is to use the published journal as a weapon to fight and combat diseases proactively.

Adding to the aforementioned, Oncotarget is able to collaborate with recognized scientific indexes.

The journal also archives to allow free and open access democratically to every researcher.

This is done to further to understand the study that was conducted and to reexamine the results of any said and published study

Though originally geared towards oncology, other studies have been studied and featured among the published papers of Oncotarget such as (but not limited to) chromosomes, autophagy, and microbiology.

With Oncotarget being active since 2010, the journal has accomplished another feat: it is presently the world’s largest oncology peer-reviewed research publication.

Becoming a Twice-Weekly Publication

Oncotarget is to increase the frequency of its publication.

The frequency will be increased to a twice-weekly publication.

The mission behind this is to allow for the reader and its consumers to receive new issues biweekly schedule on Tuesday and on Friday.

The stated reason to avoid any gaps or delays in the releases of their publications.


Oncotarget’s Going Into Radio!

Other exciting news includes Oncotarget is also releasing several podcasts, too.

The direct result from this is the allowance of its media consumers readily with the information that they need from Oncotarget in scientific discoveries.

The stated goal of the podcasts from Oncotarget is to allow scientists (and the scientifically-minded) to uncover new discoveries that have been uncovered through Oncotarget.

“Our mission has always been to make exceptional discoveries rapidly and widely available, eliminate borders between specialties by linking different fields of biomedical science and foster applications of basic and clinical science, stated Oncotarget’s editor-in-chief.

The series of podcasts serves as an auditory gateway for various discoveries in the scientific field.

The podcast series will be available on Stitcher, Blubrry, and Soundcloud.

Continuing Democratization

What marks this as a truly momentous moment is that Oncotarget had remained to its core value of democratization. Learn more at Research Gate.