Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice


Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice

Publisher: BioMed Central

Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice is an open access journal that
publishes articles of interest for the cancer genetics community and serves
as a discussion forum for the development of appropriate healthcare

Cancer genetics encompasses a wide variety of disciplines and knowledge in
the field is rapidly growing, especially as the amount of information
linking genetic differences to inherited cancer predispositions continues
expanding. With the increased knowledge of genetic variability and how this
relates to cancer risk there is a growing demand not only to disseminate
this information into clinical practice but also to enable competent debate
concerning how such information is managed and what it implies for patient

Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice is an established journal published
since 2003. To browse articles previously published in the journal, please

The list of topics includes but is not limited to:

* Original research articles on any aspect of inherited predispositions to
* Reviews of inherited cancer predispositions
* Application of molecular and cytogenetic analysis to clinical decision
* Clinical aspects of the management of hereditary cancers
* Genetic counselling issues associated with cancer genetics
* The role of registries in improving health care of patients with an
inherited predisposition to cancer.

ISSN: 1897-4287

Manuscripts should be submitted electronically to Hereditary Cancer in
Clinical Practice using the online submission system.



Jan Lubiñski
Pomeranian Medical University
Department of Genetics and Pathology

Rodney J. Scott, PhD, PD, FRCPath, FHGSA
Head of Medical Genetics
University of Newcastle
Discipline of Medical Genetics, School of Biomedical Sciences

Rolf Sijmons
University Medical Centre Groningen
Department Of Clinical Genetics

Abstracts available online. Articles available in HTML and PDF format.

Current Issue: Volume 7:3 (26 January 2009)

Date: 30 January 2009

Open Access: 
Original posting date: 
Friday, January 30, 2009
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