Journal of Applied Microbiology

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Edited By: A. Gilmour

Impact Factor: 2.156

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 76/123 (Microbiology); 78/161 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2672

Associated Title(s): Letters in Applied Microbiology

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Welcome to our Virtual Issue Library containing a selection of articles from various issues of Journal of Applied Microbiology pulled together to create online themed issues. Click below to view the articles:

Antimicrobial Nanoparticles
Plant Resistance
Food Safety

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The new Journal of Applied Microbiology Annual Lecture is Online - Watch it now!!!

'The growth and applications of functional metagenomics'

Guest speaker Professor Don Cowan presented the annual Journal of Applied Microbiology Lecture on Monday 31 June at the SfAM Conference in Dublin.

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Lactic Acid Bacteria Virtual Issue now available online.

Featuring an Editorial by: Koen Venema and Baltasar Mayo

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