Oncotarget is a multidisciplinary journal which usually publishes papers every week that is on a weekly basis. They publish papers online and provide people with free access. Their main mission and the main reason which led to the formation of Oncotarget is to make materials quickly and available to people especially scientific materials. Oncotarget also aims at increasing the influence of research through insightful review. They also aim at sharing exceptional discoveries quickly.Other things that Oncotarget aims at doing is to get rid of differences between specialties and to connect the many different fields in the biomedical science. They also aim at enhancing applications of clinical science and also basic science to fight diseases.
Their main aim is to ensure that people live lives free of diseases. They have been able to achieve this by having a team of well-known scientists who do a lot of research and then provide people with reading materials.With time Oncotarget has become very popular because of the much-needed effort they put in the research. Their research has provided people with great insights and which are constructive. Their readers have provided this information in one of the reviews. As a result of their rising popularity and the much influence that they are making, they decided to be publishing two articles per week; every Tuesday and every Friday.
To Increase the process of transferring scientific information, they decided to include all papers that have been accepted in the final issue which will be posted on PubMed for people to get access to the information.Due to their success, they have decided to come up with more sections so that they can continue to have the positive influence that they are having on their readers. As per now, their current sections are cardiology, metabolism, aging, pharmacology, microbiology, neuroscience, cell and Mol Biology as well as Endocrinology. To publish their work, they use the COPE Code of conduct for their publications and editorials. Before an article is submitted, the editors and authors usually follow the publishing policies that are available on their website. They began in 2010.