Scopus indexed microbiology journals

List of Scopus indexed Microbiology journals. Researchers trust Scopus to provide reliable and comprehensive research performance data and analytics. Scopus is Elsevier’s citation database launched in 2004. It covers nearly 36,377 journals from approximately 11,678 publishers in top-level subject fields: life sciences, social sciences, physical sciences, and health sciences.

This blog post aims to provide a list of microbiology journals indexed in Scopus. We are providing below the top 50 microbiology journals based on their CiteScore. We also describe below, in the Frequently Asked Questions section, how to download the complete list of Microbiology Scopes indexed journals.

Top 50 Scopus indexed journals in Microbiology

Below we have listed the top 50 Scopus indexed microbiology journals. Many of these research journals are also indexed in Web of Science. To check the indexing of research journals, visit

S. No.Journal TitleCiteScoreSNIPPublisher
1Clinical Microbiology Reviews39.410.528American Society for Microbiology
2Nature Microbiology28.23.41Springer Nature
3Trends in Microbiology23.93.727Elsevier
4MicrobiomeOpen Access21.83.028Springer Nature
5Current Opinion in Microbiology15.11.917Elsevier
6Journal of Infection13.51.927Elsevier
7Clinical Infectious Diseases13.22.876Oxford University Press
8Microbiology spectrum12.32.22American Society for Microbiology
9International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents12.01.438Elsevier
10Clinical Microbiology and Infection11.72.607Elsevier
11Emerging Infectious DiseasesOpen Access9.82.358Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
12Journal of Clinical Microbiology9.41.86American Society for Microbiology
13Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy9.11.646Oxford University Press
14VirulenceOpen Access9.01.711Taylor & Francis
15Gut MicrobesOpen Access8.92.118Taylor & Francis
16Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and InfectionOpen Access7.81.585Elsevier
17Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology7.7N/ASpringer Nature
18Infectious Disease Clinics of North America7.63.381Elsevier
19Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases7.41.845Wolters Kluwer Health
20Frontiers in MicrobiologyOpen Access7.31.558Frontiers Media S.A.
21International Journal of Infectious DiseasesOpen Access7.01.537Elsevier
22Beneficial microbes6.71.061Wageningen Academic Publishers
23Molecular Oral Microbiology6.71.106Wiley-Blackwell
24Food Packaging and Shelf Life6.61.525Elsevier
25Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy6.51.49Taylor & Francis
26Frontiers in Cellular and Infection MicrobiologyOpen Access6.51.485Frontiers Media S.A.
27Journal of Hospital Infection6.51.76Elsevier
28Annals of Clinical Microbiology and AntimicrobialsOpen Access6.31.817Springer Nature
29Human Microbiome Journal6.30.894Elsevier
30Infectious Diseases and TherapyOpen Access6.32.427Springer Nature
31Journal of Oral MicrobiologyOpen Access6.21.545Taylor & Francis
32International Journal of Medical MicrobiologyOpen Access6.11.063Elsevier
33Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection ControlOpen Access5.92.019Springer Nature
34Infection5.91.414Springer Nature
36Journal of FungiOpen Access5.52.0Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
37European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases5.41.174Springer Nature
38Infection, Genetics and Evolution5.21.175Elsevier
39BMC MicrobiologyOpen Access4.91.13Springer Nature
40Microbial Drug Resistance4.90.994Mary Ann Liebert
41Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease4.60.912Elsevier
42Medical Microbiology and Immunology4.60.916Springer Nature
43British Journal of Biomedical Science4.50.815Taylor & Francis
44Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology4.51.333Cambridge University Press
46Current Issues in Molecular BiologyOpen Access4.31.021Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
47Pathogens and Disease4.20.656Oxford University Press
48Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal4.21.074Wolters Kluwer Health
49Future Microbiology4.10.845Future Medicine Ltd.
50Journal of Medical Microbiology4.10.995Microbiology Society
Scopus indexed microbiology journals list

Frequently Asked Questions

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