About the Journal

The Modern Journal of Microbial Biology (MJMB) is an open-access peer-reviewed journal committed to publishing high-quality articles in the field of Microbial Biology from across the globe. The journal is owned by Prof. Dr. Emad Abd Elmoniem Mohamed Ebada and published by the Scientific Scholar. The journal aims to present the most current information in Microbial Biology that is relevant to the current practice.

Focus and Scope

The Modern Journal of Microbial Biology covers topics related to Microbiology, but are not limited to Agricultural Microbiology, Bacteriology, Evolutionary Microbiology, Food Microbiology, Industrial Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Microbial Biology, Microbial Biotechnology, Microbial Ecology, Microbial Genetics, Pharmaceuticals Microbiology, Plant-Microbe interactions, Systematic Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology, Virology.


Aims to publish the most complete and reliable information on the discoveries, experimental approaches and current research works on Microbial ecology, Medical Microbiology, Microbial physiology, etc., with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure high quality of scientific works related to the field.


Our audience includes all scientists in the field of microbiology (including but not limited to Microbiologists, Medical Researchers, Geneticists, Veterinary science professionals, Pharmaceutical Researchers), Graduated students, Governmental and private organizations, and Public.

Review process

MJMB has a highly rigorous peer-review process that makes sure that manuscripts are scientifically accurate, relevant, novel and important. Authors disclose all conflicts, affiliations and financial associations such that the published content is not biased.

Editorial team

The editorial board comprises of a panel of international experts in Microbial Biology from around the globe. Our editorial board members provide their expertise and guidance in shaping the content and direction of the journal.

About the Editor

Prof. Dr. Emad A. Abada PhD

Prof. of Molecular Biology and Microbiology at Botany and Microbiology Department, Faculty of Science, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt. He has got his B.Sc. in Botany from the faculty of Science, Cairo University, Egypt, 1992. He has got his master’s in Microbiology from the Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Egypt, 1996. He has got his PhD. from the Institute of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, Giessen University, Giessen, Germany, 2002. He was awarded a Post-doc fellowship at the faculty of Science, Chonnam University, South Korea from 2006-2008. According to googol scholar, Prof. Dr. Abada had published 33 papers including 2 book chapters in the field of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Molecular Biology with 281 citations and 10 h-index, mostly in impact factor international journal. Prof. Abada was the supervisor of many master and doctor students. Prof. Abada was a principal investigator and co-investigator of many research projects funded by high institution funder. He participated in many international and local conferences during his carrier.

Facts about the Journal

It is a peer-reviewed international journal with a double-blind review process. Its frequency of publication is continuous, what that means is, it publishes the article once it’s accepted after peer review. Currently, we only have E-Journal and do not publish in print.


An article published in the journal can be viewed without a fee by readers all over the world. The author also gets to retain copyright to the article and the figures. This allows authors to extend their exposure in the world of medical research and get worldwide recognition for their work.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:

Google Scholar, CrossRef, ReadCube

Journal Ethics

The Modern Journal of Microbial Biology is committed to meeting and upholding the standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit our Ethical Guidelines section

Plagiarism Policy

We have a plagiarism check available on our Editors and Reviewer’s panel in the manuscript management system. We encourage our editors and reviewers to use the plagiarism check. Any manuscript with plagiarism will be rejected immediately.

Archival Policy

We use PORTICO for our third-party repository for all articles published with us. All our articles are assigned a DOI number. We are members of https://crossref.org

Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open-access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.

Ahead of Print policy

Articles published online under the Ahead of Print model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Modern Journal of Microbial Biology has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedures for making corrections to the scientific record.


While advertisements are crucial to this journal to be able to keep all content free for everyone, ethical considerations are in place to ensure the integrity of the journal and its content are not biased or influenced by the advertisement.

“Pop-up” and “banner” advertisement appears at a fixed location on the page and does not interfere with the manuscript in any form.

The Editorial Board has full and final approval over the content of all advertisements.

Advertisers will never be shown any manuscripts or other content prior to publication.

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