Molecular Microbiology

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Edited By: John D. Helmann

Impact Factor: 3.898

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 30/125 (Microbiology); 85/290 (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2958

Associated Title(s): Cellular Microbiology

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Special Issue: 30 Years of Mol Micro

Molecular Microbiology 30th Anniversary Special Issue

2017 is the 30th anniversary for Molecular Microbiology! Publication began in 1987 with the goal of providing authors with an attractive venue for the free publication (no pages charges were levied) of "high quality research papers addressing any microbiological question at a molecular level." Molecular Microbiology quickly gained a reputation as a truly international journal featuring the highest quality science and provocative and timely MicroReviews.

This Special Issue celebrates this 30th anniversary by featuring 30 influential papers published in Molecular Microbiology, highlighting one article for every year of publishing. The Editors have written a small synopsis for each one to describe the key findings of the work and the importance that the article had in the community then and now. These articles have been made free to read for a limited period to celebrate the journal’s 30th birthday – please do celebrate with us!

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Key reasons to publish with Molecular Microbiology:

  • Molecular Microbiology has an excellent reputation and has been one of the leaders in the field of microbiology for 30 years
  • Widely read with global reach: 1.47 million downloads in 2016
  • Fast peer review process – average 22 days to first decision
  • Free to publish in the journal with free colour online
  • OnlineOpen is available so your article can be free for all to read
  • Friendly and helpful Editorial Board who are willing to help with guidance on the peer review process. Contact the Editorial Board directly @MolMicroEditors on Twitter
  • The journal accepts PDFs in any format and from pre-print servers
  • Molecular Microbiology offers expedited peer review – previous peer reviews of your paper from other high quality journals can be re-used

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