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 0.7 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 2024 #JCR2024


Review Article | Open Access
Role of Rickettsial Outer Membrane Protein A in the Pathogenesis of Rickettsial Diseases
Noor Hanisa Harun1, Muhamad Yazli Yuhana2, Ang-Lim Chua3 and Seok Mui Wang3-5*

Review Article | Open Access
Exploring the Potential of Bacillus Species Secondary Metabolites as SARS-CoV-2 Protease Inhibitors
Yuniar Mulyani1*, Yeni Mulyani2, Mochamad Untung K. Agung2 and Dian Yuni Pratiwi1

Review Article | Open Access
Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Therapeutic Strategies for Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
Harendra Kumar Thakur1,2, Bansidhar Tarai2*, Aradhana Bhargava3, Pankaj Soni4, Prasana Kumar Rath5, Bidyut Prava Mishra5 and Manoj Kumar Jena1*

Review Article | Open Access
Microbial Engineering for a Greener Ecosystem and Agriculture: Recent Advances and Challenges
Pankaj Singh1, Ranjan Singh2, Sangram Singh3, Rajveer Singh Chauhan4, Saroj Bala5, Neelam Pathak3, Pradeep Kumar Singh3* and Manikant Tripathi1*

Review Article | Open Access
Revolutionizing Antimicrobial Solutions Nanotechnology, CRISPR-Cas9 and Innovative Approaches to Combat Drug Resistance in ESKAPE Pathogens
J. Sabarish Sachithanandan1, M. Deepalakshmi1, H. Rajamohamed1, Priscilla Mary2, M. Mohankumar3 and S. Vikashini1*

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