Microorganisms — Open Access Journal

Microorganisms (ISSN 2076-2607; CODEN: MICRKN) is a scientific peer-reviewed open access microbiology journal published quarterly 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.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 17 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.6 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • 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.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Microorganisms
Recombinant Protein Expression in Microorganisms Guest Editors: Trygve Brautaset, Svein Valla
Deadline: 20 December 2018
Special Issue in Microorganisms
Vaccine Informatics Guest Editor: Yongqun "Oliver" He
Deadline: 31 December 2018
Special Issue in Microorganisms
Gastrointestinal Microbiota Impacts Human Health and Disease Guest Editor: Pramod Gopal
Deadline: 31 January 2019
Special Issue in Microorganisms
Oral Microbiota in Health and Disease Guest Editor: Tomasz M. Karpiński
Deadline: 15 February 2019

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