Microbiology publishes topical, high-quality reviews and research papers on all aspects of the field. The journal combines editorial expertise from around the world with exceptional breadth of coverage, providing access to research in a single accessible source.

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Tanya Parish, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA


  • Microbiology in the news

    A latest article from Topa et al. in Microbiology has been hitting the news after their discovery that cinnemaldehyde, a major component of cinnamon, has antibacterial properties.

  • Congratulations to this year's Annual Conference Poster Prize winner

    Earlier this year Microbiology awarded a prize for the best poster at the Society's Annual Conference in Birmingham.

    Judged by the journal's Editorial Board and presented by Editor-in-Chief Tanya Parish, this year's winner is Gal Horesh for her poster entitled "The diversity and mobility of toxin antitoxin systems in a large dataset of Klebsiella spp.".

    Following the conference, we caught up with Gal to ask her about her work. 

  • Miscellaneous email sent to authors

    We would like to apologise to all those who may have received an email which was sent accidentally from our submission system, with the subject line 'Misc. email'.

  • Acknowledgement to Reviewers 2017

    We would like to thank all those who gave their time and expertise to review papers submitted for publication in Microbiology in 2017.

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