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,

View all

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
Plasmodium knowlesi: New threat to Humans
Adil Raza1, Shariq Wadood Khan1*, Sana Aqeel2 and Haris Manzoor Khan1

Review Article | Open Access
Lead: Natural Occurrence, Toxicity to Organisms and Bioremediation by Lead-degrading Bacteria: A Comprehensive Review
Mada F. Ashkan

Review Article | Open Access
A Critical Review on the Potency of Phytoconstituents in the Management of COVID-19
Kannan Raman1, Kalirajan Rajagopal1*, Gomathi Swaminathan1, Srikanth Jupudi1, Kuldeep Dhama2, Rashu Barua3, Talha Bin Emran4,5*, Hamid Osman6 and Mayeen Uddin Khandaker7

Review Article | Open Access
Rhizosphere Microorganisms with Different Strategies and Mechanisms to Enhance Plant Growth in the Occurrence of Different Environmental Stress Factors
Mona Othman I. Albureikan

Review Article | Open Access
Harnessing the Power of Bio Adsorbents: A Review on Sustainable Approach to Eliminate Antibiotic Residues in Wastewater for Better Public Health
Chayan Sardar1, Sukanta Bhadra1, Hare Krishna Jana2 and Sandhimita Mondal3*

Most Cited Articles

Below is the list of articles published since 2017 that have had the most citation and/or social media attention, extracted from PlumX Metrics. PlumX Metrics provide insights into the ways people interact with individual pieces of research output in the online environment.

Journal Tools