Journal of Medical Microbiology provides comprehensive coverage of medical, dental and veterinary microbiology and infectious diseases, including bacteriology, virology, mycology and parasitology.

Papers are published in the following areas: Pathogenicity and Virulence/Host Response, Clinical Microbiology, Microbial Epidemiology, Microbial Ecology and Health, One Health, Prevention and Therapy.

2015 Impact Factor: 2.269

2015 5-year Impact Factor: 2.458

Editor-in-Chief: Professor S. Peter Borriello, Veterinary Medicines Directorate, UK


  • Journal of Medical Microbiology introduces Short Communications and Letters to the Editor

    Article types are changing for Journal of Medical Microbiology, separating the Correspondence article type into two: Short Communications and Letters to the Editor.

  • Altmetric Top 10 Articles 2016

    As 2016 comes to a close, we’ve rounded up the 10 papers from our journals that received the highest scores from Altmetric, the platform that collates where research is being shared online.

  • One Health Day

    The 3rd of November marks One Health day, an international campaign co-ordinated by the One Health Commission promoting efforts around the world to bring together all human, animal and environmental health disciplines. Journal of Medical Microbiology welcomes submissions in the category of One Health.

  • Peer Review Week 2016: Words from our Editors-in-Chief

    From 19–25 September we are celebrating Peer Review Week at the Microbiology Society. The theme this year is ‘recognition for review’ and we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our reviewers.

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