Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology (JPAM) is a peer-reviewed, open access, quarterly published international journal of microbiology strives to provide a forum for worldwide scientific researchers, academics, clinicians and microbiologists for publication of high quality reviews, research articles, short communications and clinical studies pertaining to all aspects of microbiology and its allied disciplines. All original articles reporting work on micro-organisms including viruses, bacteria, algae and fungi are welcomed. Articles must present information that is novel, has high impact and interest, and is of high scientific quality that makes significant contribution to the field as a whole. Read more

Five Year
Editorial Board


Dr. Iqbal Ahmad
Department of Agricultural Microbiology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh,

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Kuldeep Dhama
Division of Pathology, ICAR – Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly,

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We are delighted to announce the inclusion of Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology (JPAM) among the world’s best journals in the Microbiology category. JPAM has achieved an Impact Factor of 0.8 as an Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) journal. This inclusion in the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) as an ESCI-indexed journal demonstrates our dedication to providing the most relevant and influential Microbiology content to our community. We are thankful to every author, peer reviewer and editor who contributed.

Source: Clarivate 2023 #JCR2023


Review Article | Open Access
Novel Insights into the Antimicrobial Resistance and Strategies to Curb the Menace
Bibhuti Panda1, Prasana Kumar Rath2*, Bidyut Prava Mishra3, Jyotiprabha Mishra4, Biswadeep Jena5, Pragnya Smita Mishra2, Ankita Chakraborty2, Debasish Hota2 and Manoj Kumar Jena6*

Review Article | Open Access
Antimicrobial Resistance: Techniques to Fight AMR in Bacteria – A Review
Ernessto Mahizhchi, Diveyaa Sivakumar and Megala Jayaraman*

Review Article | Open Access
Biochar: A Comprehensive Review on a Natural Approach to Plant Disease Management
Lham Dorjee1, K. Nishmitha1, Sudeepta Pattanayak1, Tsedar Wangmu2, Shweta Meshram3, Sushma Chongtham4 and Robin Gogoi1*

Review Article | Open Access
Pathogenic Factors of Shiga Toxigenic Escherichia coli
Tharakupeedikayil Abdul Majeed Sajeena1,2* and Sudha Kalyanikutty3

Review Article | Open Access
An Insight into the Role of Phenolics in Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants: Current Perspective for Sustainable Environment
Anuprita Ray1, Somashree Kundu1, Shuvendu Shekhar Mohapatra2,3, Somya Sinha4, Bahman Khoshru5, Chetan Keswani6 and Debasis Mitra7*

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