• Publishes original research articles, letters, case reports, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to microbiology. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

Current Chinese Science: Microbiology publishes original research articles, letters, case reports, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to microbiology. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:


  • Applied microbiology
  • Bacteriology
  • Clinical veterinary microbiology
  • Chlamydiology and rickettsiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Mycobacteriology and aerobic actinomycetes
  • Mycology
  • Parasitology
  • Virology


Editor-in-Chief

  • Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman FRS

    (32052 citations)
    Honorary Life Fellow
    Kings College
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge
    UK
    Biography

    • 2019 China International Science and Technology Cooperation Award Recipient
    • Academician (Foreign Member) Chinese Academy of Sciences

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine