|Journal of General Microbiology|
|Hybrid, delayed after 12 months|
Microbiology is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers research in all aspects of microbiology, including the biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, developmental biology, physiology, pathogenicity, biodiversity, biotechnology, evolution, and genetics of microorganisms and viruses. It also covers plant-microbe interactions, and environmental and theoretical microbiology. The journal is published monthly by the Microbiology Society. It was established in January 1947 as the Journal of General Microbiology and obtained its current name in 1994. Since 2015, the editor-in-chief Tanya Parish (Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle), who took over from Agnès Fouet (Institut Cochin), who served since 2010.
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in:
- Postgate, J. (1995). "Fifty years of the SGM". Trends in Microbiology. 3 (7): 249–50. doi:10.1016/S0966-842X(00)88935-0. PMID 7551634.
- "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Clarivate Analytics. Retrieved 2017-04-13.
- "Source details: Microbiology". Scopus preview. Elsevier. Retrieved 2017-04-13.
- "Microbiology". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2016.