Meet the Editor

Peter O'Neill

Peter O'Neill

PhD in Chemistry, DSc in Biochemistry, Professor of Radiation Biology, Chairman (1996-1998) and Honorary Member of the Association for Radiation Research, President (2010-2011) and Honorary Member of the European Society for Radiation Research, Senior Editor of “Radiation Research” and the “International Journal of Radiation Biology”


Professor of Radiation Biology, Gray Institute for Radiation Oncology & Biology, Department of Oncology, Oxford University, Great Britain

Research Interests

General radiobiology, radiosensitivity, radiation chemistry and biochemistry, cluster damage to DNA, repair of radiation-induced damage to DNA, radiation oncology, radiation carcinogenesis, radiation damage to tumor and normal cells

Current Issue


What is time from submission of the article to its publication?

The average period from submission to first decision in last year was 30 days, and that from first decision to acceptance was 40 days. The rejection rate for submitted manuscripts in last year was 15%.

Can the publication be accelerated? What should be done for that?

No, it is impossible to accelerate the publication.

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