Division of Endocrinology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Catania
Specialty Chief Editor
The section is devoted to the publication of high quality research concerning all aspects of endocrine cancer and benign neoplasm of the endocrine system. The aim of the section Cancer Endocrinology is to cover the entire field of endocrine cancer: from classical endocrine neoplasia, such as thyroid, pituitary, adrenal and neuroendocrine tumors, to types of cancer in which endocrine pathways seem to play a relevant role, such as breast, ovarian, colorectal, prostatic, and hepatocellular tumors. Cancer Endocrinology has a particular interest in experimental, pre-clinical and clinical research addressing the following issues: the identification of a definitive role for new laboratory tests and radiological techniques in the clinical diagnosis; the identification of specific molecular patterns of tumorigenesis, which could allow the development of new directions in the field of pharmacotherapy research; combined treatment with conventional treatment options and new molecules actually in pre-clinical evaluation; the synergy between chemotherapy and other anticancer modalities, including radiotherapy, immunotherapy and gene therapy; and the discovery of new biomarkers to predict response or resistance to drug treatment or to guide the follow-up of treated patients.
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Cancer Endocrinology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Clinical Trial, Correction, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Study Protocol, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Cancer Endocrinology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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