Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses is the first journal to specialise exclusively on influenza and other respiratory viruses and strives to play a key role in the dissemination of information in this broad and challenging field.  It is aimed at laboratory and clinical scientists, public health professionals, and others around the world involved in a broad range of activities in this field.  In turn, topics covered will include:

  • surveillance
  • epidemiology
  • prevention by vaccines
  • prevention and treatment by antivirals
  • clinical studies
  • public health & pandemic preparedness
  • basic scientific research
  • transmission between animals and humans

Aims and Scope

Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses is the official journal of the International Society of Influenza and Other Respiratory Virus Diseases - an independent scientific professional society - dedicated to promoting the prevention, detection, treatment, and control of influenza and other respiratory virus diseases.

Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses is an Open Access journal. Copyright on any research article published by Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses is retained by the author(s). Authors grant Wiley a license to publish the article and identify itself as the original publisher. Authors also grant any third party the right to use the article freely as long as its integrity is maintained and its original authors, citation details and publisher are identified.


influenza, respiratory, viruses, virology, infectious disease, microbiology, epidemics

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Abstracts on Hygiene & Communicable Diseases (CABI)
  • Academic Search (EBSCO Publishing)
  • AgBiotech News & Information (CABI)
  • AgBiotechNet (CABI)
  • Biological Abstracts (Clarivate Analytics)
  • BIOSIS Previews (Clarivate Analytics)
  • CAB Abstracts® (CABI)
  • Current Contents: Clinical Medicine (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Embase (Elsevier)
  • Global Health (CABI)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
  • MEDLINE/PubMed (NLM)
  • Pig News & Information (CABI)
  • Plant Breeding Abstracts (CABI)
  • Poultry Abstracts (CABI)
  • Protozoological Abstracts (CABI)
  • Review of Aromatic & Medicinal Plants (CABI)
  • Rural Development Abstracts (CABI)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Clarivate Analytics)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Tropical Diseases Bulletin (CABI)
  • Veterinary Bulletin (CABI)
  • World Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology Abstracts (CABI)

Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses deposits all articles in PMC (PubMed Central)