The next World Cancer Report is currently in preparation and will be published later this year. Hundreds of prominent investigators worldwide are contributing as authors or reviewers. World Cancer Report is published by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) about every 5 years.
The new World Cancer Report will encapsulate all aspects of cancer research for cancer prevention, beginning with factors that account for marked differences in cancer incidence between countries and within communities. Dr Bernard W. Stewart, one of the book’s three editors, is meeting the challenge of presenting so much information in an accessible format.
Dr Stewart answered some questions about the upcoming World Cancer Report.