Microorganisms — Open Access Journal

Microorganisms (ISSN 2076-2607; CODEN: MICRKN) is a scientific peer-reviewed open access microbiology journal published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access—free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE - Web of Science), BIOSIS Previews (Web of Science) and other databases. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central. To be covered in Scopus soon.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.3 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 1.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2020).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
  • Testimonials: See what our authors say about the Microorganisms.
Impact Factor: 4.152 (2019)
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Special Issue in Microorganisms
Food Spoilage Microorganisms: Ecology and Control Guest Editor: Frank Devlieghere
Deadline: 15 August 2020
Special Issue in Microorganisms
Interplay between Fungal Pathogens and Harvested Crops and Fruits Guest Editors: Dov Prusky, Edward Sionov
Deadline: 31 August 2020
Special Issue in Microorganisms
The Pathogen Streptococcus pneumoniae Guest Editor: Regine Hakenbeck
Deadline: 15 September 2020
Special Issue in Microorganisms
Antimicrobial Peptides: Therapeutic Potentials Guest Editor: Kai Hilpert
Deadline: 30 September 2020
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