• 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

The Microbiology section of the journal Current Chinese Science 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 section 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 microbiology 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
  • • Others


Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Ferid Murad
  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

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