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PLoS Pathogens

PLoS Pathogens

Research
Impact Score* 14.4

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

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Research Impact Score*: 14.4
Impact Factor: 7.464
Citescore: 10.5
SCIMAGO SJR: 2.596
SCIMAGO H-index: 219
Research Ranking (Microbiology) 11
Research Ranking (Medicine) 173
Number of Best scientists*: 555
Documents by best scientists*: 713

Journal Information

ISSN: 1553-7366
Publisher: PLoS Pathogens
Editors-in-Chief:
Journal & Submission Website: https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/

Aims & Scope of the Journal

PLoS Pathogens publishes academic papers describing novel vital contributions in the fields of Immunology of Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases, Pathology and Virology. The primary research topics published in this journal are Virology, Cell biology, Immunology, Microbiology and Genetics.
PLoS Pathogens presents unique scholarly documents which undergo peer review by experts in the given subject area. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where the priority will be on the originality and the practical significance of the reported findings.


PLoS Pathogens is listed at Research.com, Web of Science and Scopus. There are a number of leading researchers who contributed to this journal such as Merlin L. Robb, Lynn Morris, Lynn Morris, David C. Montefiori and Santo Landolfo


For extra information on the guidelines and submission provisions for authors, it is recommended to visit the official website for the journal for PLoS Pathogens at https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/ .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Lynn Morris

Lynn Morris

University of the Witwatersrand

Publications: 18

Santo Landolfo

Santo Landolfo

University of Turin

Publications: 14

David C. Montefiori

David C. Montefiori

Duke University

Publications: 14

Merlin L. Robb

Merlin L. Robb

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

Publications: 14

Guido Silvestri

Guido Silvestri

Emory University

Publications: 12

Mario Clerici

Mario Clerici

University of Milan

Publications: 11

Michael S. Diamond

Michael S. Diamond

Washington University in St. Louis

Publications: 10

Celia C. LaBranche

Celia C. LaBranche

Duke University

Publications: 9

Dan H. Barouch

Dan H. Barouch

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Publications: 9

James E. Crowe

James E. Crowe

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Publications: 9

Nelson L. Michael

Nelson L. Michael

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

Publications: 9

Steven G. Deeks

Steven G. Deeks

University of California, San Francisco

Publications: 8

Michael Gale

Michael Gale

University of Washington

Publications: 8

Georgia D. Tomaras

Georgia D. Tomaras

Duke University

Publications: 8

Salim S. Abdool Karim

Salim S. Abdool Karim

Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa

Publications: 8

Laurent Abel

Laurent Abel

Inserm : Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale

Publications: 8

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Microbiology