Journal of Fungi

Journal of Fungi (ISSN 2309-608X; CODEN: JFOUCU) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal of mycology published monthly online by MDPI. The European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM) and the Medical Mycology Society of the Americas (MMSA) are affiliated with the Journal of Fungi, and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, PMC, CAPlus / SciFinder, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q1 (Mycology) / CiteScore - Q1 (Plant Science)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 15.8 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second 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.
Impact Factor: 4.621 (2019)
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Special Issue in JoF
Marine Fungus Guest Editor: Federico Baltar
Deadline: 20 April 2021
Special Issue in JoF
Epigenetic Regulation of Fungal Virulence Guest Editors: Neeraj Chauhan, Karl Kuchler
Deadline: 30 April 2021
Special Issue in JoF
Emergent Fungal Models for Genetics and Cell Biology Guest Editor: Pedro Gonçalves
Deadline: 15 May 2021
Special Issue in JoF
Mitochondria: Gene Lineage, Antifungal Targets and Pathogenesis Guest Editor: Richard Calderone
Deadline: 31 May 2021
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