Impact Factor: 2.912
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: 2.623
Interactive virtual case
How good are your diagnostic skills? JCP is now publishing virtual cases - read the clinical question, review the interactive Aperio slide online and find out if your diagnosis is correct. The first case is a pruritic rash.
The Association of Clinical Pathologists runs a number of training courses in the UK.
The next Senior Management Course takes place on 14-16 September. This course introduces management issues relevant to the running of a modern pathology service and is intended for specialist registrars and trainees in pathology in their final year of training, clinical scientists, and those who have held their first consultant post for less than 2 years.
Gene of the month
Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) is a multifunctional cytokine. This months' review covers the structure and function of HGF and its role in tumours and liver regeneration.