Empowering a community publishing articles in microbiology, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites, protozoa, phage, archaea, anti-microbial research, symbiosis, environmental microbiology, and microbiomes.
To date, over 16,872 articles in Microbiology have been published with more than 523,151 citations from authors in 159 countries.
Publish Microbiology research with PLOS to help accelerate discovery.
Our community is a collaboration between authors, editors and reviewers. In-house editorial subject experts work alongside section editors, academic editors, and journal editorial boards to provide accurate assessment that readers can trust.
We put research and researchers first, collaborating to make science, and the process of publishing science, fair, equitable, and accessible for the whole community.
What’s important to you when you share your research?
We’d like to hear what’s important to you when you choose to share your work, especially in the context of the current climate.