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International Journal of Mycobacteriology, a publication of Asian African Society of Mycobacteriology, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.ijmyco.org. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.

Scope of the journal
The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of Clinical and Epidemiological studies of Mycobacterial infection, Microbiology of mycobacterium, Epidemiology of mycobacterium, Molecular biology of mycobacterium, Clinical features of mycobacterium. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

Current Issue

July-September 2019| Vol 8| Issue 3

Original Article

Spoligotyping with pncA sequencing strategy conferring the transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Egypt

Background: This study explored the genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Egypt by spoligotyping in combination with pncA gene sequencing, spoNC. Methods: ...

Original Article

A bioinformatics analysis of exosomal microRNAs released following mycobacterial infection

Background: Tuberculosis (TB) still remains a major health threat worldwide. The current TB diagnostics are suboptimal, and there is a high clinical need for identifying novel biomarkers of d...

Original Article

Surveillance and characterization of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated in a reference hospital from Argentina during 8 years' period

Background: Argentina is considered a country with a middle tuberculosis (TB) incidence. However, according to the last national epidemiological report released in 2018, since 2013, the trend...

Original Article

Multiple docking analysis and In silico absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion, and toxicity screening of anti-leprosy phytochemicals and dapsone against dihydropteroate synthase of Mycobacterium leprae

Background: Leprosy is a neglected tropical disease affecting millions of people. The current treatment against leprosy includes various antibacterial drugs of which dapsone is known to bind ...

Original Article

Expression of mycolic acid in response to stress and association with differential clinical manifestations of tuberculosis

Background: Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB), accounting for 10%–20% of all cases of tuberculosis (TB), is known to be determined by host immunity. However, the contribution o...

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Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Netherlands ISSN center , ProQuest, TdNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Index Copernicus, MEDLINE/Index Medicus, Scimago Journal Ranking, SCOPUS, Web of Science

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility though open access
  • Higher impact with wider visibility
  • Prompt review