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

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 pleased to announce that Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology has been accepted for indexing in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science Core Collection, Clarivate Analytics. This inclusion in the ESCI demonstrates our dedication to providing the most relevant and influential Microbiology content to our community.


Review Article | Open Access
Immune System Evasion Mechanisms in Staphylococcus aureus: Current Understanding
Hesham A. Malak1,2, Hussein H. Abulreesh1,2*, Sameer R. Organji1,2, Khaled Elbanna1,2,3, Mohammed R. Shaaban1,2,4, Samreen5, Iqbal Ahmad5, Ashwag Shami6, Wafa A. Alshehri7, Ashjan Khalel8, Hiyam H. Abureesh9, Fatimah H. Asiri9, Mohammad S. Aldosari9 and Meshal H.K. Almalki1,2

Review Article | Open Access
COVID-19: Understanding the Pandemic Emergence, Impact and Infection Prevalence Worldwide
Priyadarshini Dey1, S. Vaijayanthimala2, Vivek S. Dalvi3, Ashu Jain3, Deepak Gola4*, Medha Bajpai4 , Randhir K. Bharti5 and Nitin Chauhan6

Review Article | Open Access
Vaccines against Coronavirus Disease: Target Proteins, Immune Responses, and Status of Ongoing Clinical Trials
Rike Syahniar1*, Maria Berlina Purba2, Heri Setiyo Bekti3 and Mardhia Mardhia4

Review Article | Open Access
Mycoplasma pneumoniae: Atypical Pathogen in Community Acquired Pneumonia
Abdul-Rahman Mamdouh Mohammad1, Rehab Mahmoud Abd El-Baky2,3 and Eman Farouk Ahmed3*

Review Article | Open Access
The Viral Etiologies of Severe Acute Respiratory Infection: Indian Perspective on the Emerging Pathogens
Tushar Shaw* and V.A. Indumathi

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