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
Strategic Measures for Food Processing and Manufacturing Facilities to Combat Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19)
Muhammad Shahbaz1*, Muhammad Bilal2, Muhammad Akhlaq3, Abdul Moiz4, Shagufta Zubair5 and Hafiz M.N. Iqbal6

Review Article | Open Access
The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 Pandemic: An Overview to Control Human-wildlife and Human-human Interactions
Ahmed E. Taha1,2

Review Article | Open Access
Strictly Adhering to Infection Control Practices is the Key to Safe Surgical Procedures Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis
Rahul Garg, Arghya Das and Tuhina Banerjee*

Review Article | Open Access
Rhizobium-Legume Symbiosis: Molecular Determinants and Geospecificity
Pavan Kumar Pindi*, Sadam D.V. Satyanarayana and K. Sanjeev Kumar

Case Report | Open Access
Tuberculous Pyopneumothorax as A Complication of Inadequate Treatment in Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis: A Case Report
Daniel Maranatha* and Samsul Bahri

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