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
Impact of Gut Microbiome Lactobacillus spp. in Brain Function and its Medicament towards Alzheimer’s Disease Pathogenesis
Shani Kunjamma John, Vani Chandrapragasam* and Pinaki Dey

Review Article | Open Access
The Effect of Probiotics on Various Diseases and their Therapeutic Role: An Update Review
Fataneh Hashempour-Baltork1, Mahdieh Sheikh1, Sevda Eskandarzadeh2, Fatih Tarlak3, Abhishek Dutt Tripathi4, Kianoush Khosravi-Darani1* and Amankeldy Sadanov5

Review Article | Open Access
An Overview of COVID-19 and the Potential Plant Harboured Secondary Metabolites against SARS-CoV-2: A Review
C.T. Swamy

Review Article | Open Access
Bacterial Extracellular Polymers: A Review
Hemlata Sharma1, Jyoti Pal2 and Deepesh Kumar Neelam1*

Review Article | Open Access
Plastic Pollution by COVID-19 Pandemic: An Urge for Sustainable Approaches to Protect the Environment
Megha Bansal and Jai Gopal Sharma*

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