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October 2014

Volume 67

Issue 10

Impact factor: 2.551*

* 2013 Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

Journal of Clinical Pathology is a leading international journal covering all aspects of pathology. Diagnostic and research areas covered include histopathology, virology, haematology, microbiology, cytopathology, chemical pathology, molecular pathology, forensic pathology, dermatopathology, neuropathology and immunopathology.

JCP is the official journal of the Association of Clinical Pathologists.

5 year impact factor: 2.529

h5 index: 42 (number #10 in Pathology)

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Wild berry extract may strengthen effectiveness of pancreatic cancer drug. Worth considering micronutrient and drug combo for hard to treat cancers, say researchers.

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Impact Factor

We are pleased to announce that the impact factor for the journal has increased to 2.551. Thank you to all the authors, reviewers and editorial board for working to continually increase the quality of the journal.

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Read and complete a selection of pathology related multiple choice questions (MCQs) on BMJ Learning. Browse the JCP education collection of reviews and articles with accompanying MCQs.

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JCP is currently looking for a Discipline Editor in the field of immunology to review submitted manuscripts and build the journal's profile in this area. Please contact the soon.lee{at} to discuss the position.

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