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August 2016

Volume 69

Issue 8

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

h5 index: 40 (number #11 in Pathology)

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.

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Take the test

Read and complete a selection of pathology related multiple choice questions (MCQs) on BMJ Learning. Browse the JCP education collection of reviews and articles with accompanying MCQs.

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ACP courses

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.

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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.

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