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Journal of Pathogens is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies related to all aspects of pathogens and pathogen-host interactions. The journal covers all pathogenic bacteria, viruses, fungi, prions, parasites, and protozoa that infect humans or animals. Articles detailing diagnosis, management, or treatment for pathogen-related diseases, as well as environmental and public health implications, will also be considered.

Journal of Pathogens is archived in Portico, which provides permanent archiving for electronic scholarly journals, as well as via the LOCKSS initiative. It operates a fully open access publishing model which allows open global access to its published content. This model is supported through Article Processing Charges. For more information on Article Processing charges in general, click here.

Journal of Pathogens is included in many leading abstracting and indexing databases. For a complete list, click here.

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Journal of Pathogens has recently been accepted for coverage in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, which is the New Edition of the Web of Science that was launched in November 2015. This means that any articles published in the journal will be indexed in the Web of Science at the time of publication.