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ASM journals are leaders in the field of the Microbiology

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The American Society of Microbiology 11 journals continue to represent authoritative sources of published research in basic and clinical microbiology, virology, and immunology, as evidenced by these updated statistics:

* The 2007 Journal Citation Reports credits ASM journals with nearly 43% of all citations in the field of Microbiology;

* The 2007 JCR ranked 6 ASM journals in the top 20 in Microbiology by Impact Factor, including Clinical Microbiology Reviews (#1) and Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews (#3);

* The 2007 JCR also showed an overall increase of 6.4% in the number of ASM journal articles cited in 2007;

* ASM’s online journals had over 9 million unique online visitors in 2007, who downloaded more than 17 million article PDFs


Written by hbasset

March 12, 2009 at 8:08 pm

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