Journal of Virology
|Journal of Virology|
|Abbreviated title (ISO 4)||J. Virol.|
|Edited by||Rozanne M. Sandri-Goldin|
|Publisher||American Society for Microbiology (United States)|
|Open access||Delayed, after 4 months|
The Journal of Virology is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers research concerning all aspects of virology. It was established in 1967 and is published by the American Society for Microbiology. Research papers are available free online four months after print publication.
The editor-in-chief is Rozanne M. Sandri-Goldin (University of California, Irvine, California) (2012–present). Past editors-in-chief include Lynn W. Enquist (2002–2012), Thomas Shenk (1994–2002), and Arnold J. Levine (1984–1994).
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in AGRICOLA, Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Chemical Abstracts, Current Contents, EMBASE, MEDLINE/Index Medicus/PubMed, and the Science Citation Index Expanded. Its 2012 impact factor was 5.076, ranking it sixth out of 34 journals in the category "Virology".
- American Society for Microbiology: ASM Announces Appointments of New Editors In Chief for CMR and JVI (accessed 23 January 2013)
- Enquist LW. (2012) Ten years under the JVI flag. Journal of Virology 86: 7025–7026 (text)
- "Journals Ranked by Impact: Virology". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.