Impact Factor: 2.915
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: 2.641
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.
Seeking new Editor-in-Chief
BMJ and the ACP are recruiting a new Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Clinical Pathology. Joint applications from two or more individuals will also be considered. The successful applicant(s) will formally take up the position from January 2017 onwards. The application deadline is 30th June 2016.
Gene of the month
SMARCB1 is a ubiquitously expressed nuclear protein. This months' review covers the role of the SMARCB1 gene in various types of cancers, association with genetic syndromes and role in future targeted therapies.