Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology (JPAM) is a peer-reviewed, open access, quarterly published international journal, dedicated to serve the scientific community and the wider scientifically interested general public by providing a platform for worldwide researchers, intellectuals and microbiologists for publication of high quality reviews, research articles and clinical studies pertaining to all aspects of microbiology and its allied disciplines, provided they demonstrate new findings of relevance that makes a significant contribution to the field as a whole. JPAM is abstracted and indexed in almost all the leading databases of the world. In addition, JPAM has an elite panel of reviewers and experts who have been pioneer in different fields of microbiology that ensures only high quality research work finds a place in JPAM and at the same time the stringent screening and the constructive criticism based on definite guidelines will help the researchers in re-analyzing/modifying their research protocols, hypothesis and data interpretation. JPAM follows a strong plagiarism policy and is committed to protect the integrity of the scholarly record and feels its duty to help and support the scientific community in all aspects of research and publishing ethics.

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Iqbal Ahmad
Print ISSN: 0973-7510; Electronic ISSN: 2581-690X
Abbreviated Title: J Pure Appl Microbiol
Frequency: Quarterly (March, June, September & December)
E-mail: editor@microbiologyjournal.org

Current Issue – Volume 13 Issue 1, March 2019

Reinforcement of the Antioxidative Properties of Chickpea Beverages Through Fermentation Carried Out by Probiotic Strain Lactobacillus plantarum 299v

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Katarzyna Skrzypczak1, Ewa Jabłońska- Ryś1*, Klaudia Gustaw2, Aneta Sławińska1, Adam Waśko2, Wojciech Radzki1, Monika Michalak-Majewska1 and Waldemar Gustaw1

Article: 5349 |  Pages: 01-12

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.01

Recent Progress in Metal-Microbe Interactions: Prospects in Bioremediation

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Gamal E.H. Osman1,2, Hussein H. Abulreesh1*, Khaled Elbanna1,3, Mohammed R. Shaaban1,4, Samreen5 and Iqbal Ahmad5

Article: 5460 |  Pages: 13-26

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.02

Emerging Antibiotic Resistance in Mycoplasma Microorganisms, Designing Effective and Novel Drugs / Therapeutic Targets: Current Knowledge and Futuristic Prospects

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Mohd. Iqbal Yatoo*1, Oveas Raffiq Parray1, Riyaz Ahmed Bhat1, Muheet1, Arumugam Gopalakrishnan2, Archana Saxena3, Sandip Chakraborty4, Ruchi Tiwari5, Sandip Kumar Khurana6, Shoor Vir Singh7 and Kuldeep Dhama8

Article: 5501   |  Pages: 27-44

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.03

Zika; A Threat to Making Important Decisions on Maternal and Perinatal Health

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Reynoso Vázquez Josefina1, Ruvalcaba Ledezma Jesús Carlos2*, Chavarría Miranda Alejandra3, Jiménez Sánchez Reyna Cristina4, Guzmán Meneses Karla Patricia5 and Alamilla Pérez Karina5

Article: 5297 |   Pages: 45-49

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.04

Tet(M) Mediates Tetracycline Resistance in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Clinical Isolates from the Private Hospital Sector in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa

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Daniel Gyamfi Amoako1,2*, Anou Moise Somboro1,2, John Osei Sekyere3, Krishnee Moodley4, Linda Antoinette Bester2 and Sabiha Yusuf Essack1

Article: 5421  |  Pages: 51-59

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.05

Identification and Phylogenetic Profiling of Bacterial Populations in Perna perna L.

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Elizabeth Bosede Famewo* and Anthony Jide Afolayan

Article: 5475 |   Pages: 69-76

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.07

Detection of Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli in Ground Beef: Evaluation of Contamination Levels in Butcheries of The Metropolitan Zone in Asuncion, Paraguay

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Natalia Rojas1, Ana Martinez1, Patricia Acuña1, Fatima Rodriguez1, Nora Lia Padola2 and Rosa Guillen1*

Article: 5402   |  Pages: 77-83

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.08

Endotoxin Production by Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027 with Potential Medical Applications

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Moustafa Y. El-Naggar1, Amira M. Hamdan2, Ehab A. Beltagy3, Hassan A.H. Ibrahim3, and Mahetab M. M. Moustafa1*

Article: 5477   |   Pages: 97-106

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.10

Antimicrobial Effect of Cyclamen persicum Tuber Extracts Against Bacteria and Candida Species

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Mu’ad Al-zuabe, Yazan Ismail*, Diya Hasan, Hussein Alhrout, Safaa Al-Zeidaneen, Yanal Albawarshi and Eman Abu-Hamra

Article: 5330   |  Pages: 107-116

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.11

Increasing Nutritional Contents of Cassava Starch Wastes Using Pleurotus ostreatus (Jacq.) P.Kumm. and Lentinus squarrosulus Mont.

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Kitti Wirunpan1*, Sakesan Chinwang2, Nareerat Chaikong1 and Charida Pukahuta1

Article: 5363   |  Pages: 117-125

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.12

The Influence of Antivaccination Movements on the Re-emergence of Measles

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Calderón Rodríguez Nelly Patricia1, Jerez Pacheco  Yary Zulay1, Ruvalcaba Ledezma Jesús Carlos2, Chavarría Miranda Alejandra3, Jiménez Sánchez Reyna Cristina4 and Reynoso Vázquez Josefina5*

Article: 5302   |   Pages: 127-132

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.13

Cytokine Release Syndrome: An Overview on its Features and Management

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Shailza Shreshtha1, Pradeep Kumar1, Preeti Sharma1* and Rachna Sharma2

Article: 5506   |  Pages: 133-140

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.14

Hepatitis E: Current Status in India and Other Asian Countries

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Harsh Kumar1, Nassim Kamar2 and Dinesh Kumar1*

Article: 5457   |   Pages: 141-159

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.15

Mucormycosis: A Brief Review

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Suganya Ramalingam*1, Malathi Narasimhan2, Vinithra Karthikeyan3 and Vyshnavi Devi Janarthanan4

Article: 5470 |   Pages: 161-165

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.16

Prospective Influence of Phytotherapy on Resistant Bacterial Tonsillitis

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Amad A. El Marghani1*, Khaled A. Algariri2 and P.M. Ridzuan3

Article:   5358 |   Pages: 167-178

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.17

Cartridge Based Nucleic Acid Amplification Test: The Sherlock of Tuberculosis

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Jureka Mankotia1, Sunil Sethi2 and Mohammad Azhar Khan1*

Article:   5260 |   Pages: 179-182

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.18

A Review on Macrophage Activation Syndrome

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Preeti Sharma1*, Shailza Shreshtha1, Pradeep Kumar1, Rachna Sharma2 and T.K. Mahapatra1

Article: 5505 |   Pages: 183-191

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.19

β-carotene Production of UV-C Induced Dunaliella salina Under Salt Stress

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Tassnapa Wongsnansilp1,2*, Kittisak Yokthongwattana3*, Sittiruk Roytrakul4 and Niran Juntawong5

Article: 5408 |   Pages: 193-200

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.13.1.20


We are pleased to announce that Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology has been accepted for indexing in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science Core Collection, Clarivate Analytics. This inclusion in the ESCI demonstrates our dedication to providing the most relevant and influential Microbiology content to our community.