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
A Review on Contentious Role of HSV1 in Alzheimer’s Disease and Natural Dietary Benefits to Prevent HSV
Dhritiman Chanda1*, G.D. Sharma1, Nikkan Chakraborty2 and Raja Kumar2

Review Article | Open Access
Gut Microbial Profile Differences in Autoimmune Diseases
Manal M. Alkhulaifi1, Shahad A. Bin Selayem2, Munirah A. Alquwayzani1, Nujud A. Alabdullatif2 and Godfred A. Menezes3*

Review Article | Open Access
Epidemiological Status of Leptospirosis in India
Shanti Choudhary1, Ratan Kumar Choudhary1, Manish Kumar2, Satparkash Singh1 and Yashpal Singh Malik1*

Review Article | Open Access
Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Detection of Drug Resistance: A Comprehensive Updated Review
Mahmoud M. Tawfick1,2*, Mona Shaban E. M. Badawy3, Mohammed H. Taleb4 and Nagwan G. El Menofy3

Review Article | Open Access
Novel Therapeutics: A Nemesis for Biofilm-forming Mycobacterium spp.
Niharika Pandey1, Firoz Ahmad1, Kratika Singh1, Pranshu Pandey2 and Rolee Sharma1,3*

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