Pathogens — Open Access Journal

Pathogens (ISSN 2076-0817; CODEN: PATHCD) is an international, open access journal of pathogens and pathogen-host interactions published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and Scopus. Ctations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publicationmanuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.3 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Pathogens
Rotavirus Epidemiology: Host, Climate and Vaccine Influences Guest Editor: Anastasia N. Vlasova
Deadline: 31 March 2018
Special Issue in Pathogens
Schistosoma mansoni Infection Guest Editor: Emmitt R. Jolly
Deadline: 15 April 2018
Special Issue in Pathogens
Pathogenesis and Virulence of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata Guest Editors: Mariana Henriques, David Williams
Deadline: 30 April 2018
Special Issue in Pathogens
Prion-like Neurodegenerative Disorders Guest Editor: Liam Chen
Deadline: 31 May 2018
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