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
COVID-19 and the World with Co-Morbidities of Heart Disease, Hypertension and Diabetes
Vijaya Anand Arumugam1*, Sangeetha Thangavelu1, Zareena Fathah2, Pavithra Ravindran1, Ann Mary Alappat Sanjeev1, Sunantha Babu1, Arun Meyyazhagan3, Mohd. Iqbal Yatoo4, Khan Sharun5, Ruchi Tiwari6, Megha Katare Pandey7, Ranjit Sah8, Ram Chandra9 and Kuldeep Dhama10*

Review Article | Open Access
Treatment of Multi-Drug Resistant Gram-Negative Bacterial Pathogenic Infections
Wardah Mohammad Akram, Godfred Antony Menezes* , Nida Abbas, Wasim Ahmad and Ahmed Mohamed Ahmed

Research Article | Open Access
Phenotypic and Molecular Characterization of Plasmid-Mediated Virulence and Antimicrobial Resistance Traits among Multidrug Resistant Enterococcus spp. in Egypt
Mahmoud M. Tawfick1,2, Nagwan G. El Menofy3*, Maha E. Omran3, Omnia A. Alsharony4, Maha A. Abo-Shady3

Mini Review | Open Access
SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19: Salient Facts and Strategies to Combat Ongoing Pandemic
Ranjit Sah1*, Nayanum Pokhrel2, Zareena Fathah3, Akihiko Ozaki4,5, Divya Bhandar5, Yasuhiro Kotera6, Niranjan Prasad Shah1, Shailendra Sigdel7, Kranti Suresh Vora8,9, Senthil Kumar Natesan8, Shailesh Kumar Patel10, Ruchi Tiwari11, Yashpal Singh Malik12, Mohd. Iqbal Yatoo13, Alfonso J Rodriguez-Morales14,15 and Kuldeep Dhama10*

Mini Review | Open Access
COVID-19 Case Fatality Rate: Misapprehended Calculations
Krishna Prasad Acharya1 , Ranjit Sah2* , Supram Hosuru Subramanya3 , Dinesh Neupane4, Binay Kumar Panjiyar2, Ali A. Rabaan5, Kranti Suresh Vora6,7, SenthilKumar Natesan6, Kuldeep Dhama8 and Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales9,10,11*

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