ISSN Print: 1949-4998    ISSN Online: 1949-5005

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Skin Cancer Research


    This special issue on “Skin Cancer” will be focusing on the latest advancement in causes, treatment and prevention research of skin cancers. The skin is the largest organ in our body and it provides protection against heat, cold, light, and infection. There are several types of cancer that originate in the skin including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Most skin cancers are caused by over-exposure to UV rays from the sun of sunbeds. Family history is also important, particularly in melanoma. The vast majority of skin cancers can be cured if diagnosed and treated early. Treatment is generally via surgical removal. As the most common of all cancers, skin cancers are of great attractions to researchers. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in the area of skin cancer research.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring skin cancer research. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Basal cell carcinoma
    • Squamous-cell carcinoma
    • Melanoma
    • Dermato fibrosarcoma protuberans
    • Merkel cell carcinomas


    Authors should read over the journal’s Authors’ Guidelines carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that the Special Issueunder your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue - Skin Cancer Research should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Manuscript Due

    April 22nd, 2014

    Publication Date

    June 2014


    Guest Editor:

    Prof. Aylin Türel Ermertcan

    Celal Bayar University, Turkey


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact Editorial Assistant at