News

August 2014

The ISC is delighted to announce the appointment of ACS Global as its association management company, commencing 1st August 2014.  ACS Global will fulfil the role of Secretariat and support the Chief Executive Officer with the day-to-day running of the Society. 

ACS Global is based in the UK and specialises in the association and conference industries.  The partnership with ACS Global will give the ISC the support it needs to develop and meet its strategic aims and objectives.

May 2014

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) and the International Society of Chemotherapy for Infection and Cancer (ISC) announce an agreement to hold the ASM's Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) and the ISC's International Congress of Chemotherapy (ICC) as a joint meeting in 2015.  The ICAAC / ICC meeting will be held 18 – 21 September 2015 in San Diego, California. To view the full press statement, click here.

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Some images from the International Congress of Chemotherapy held in Yokohama, Japan in June 2013 

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International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents (impact factor = 4.259)
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One of ISC’s principle activities is production of the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents in collaboration with the publisher Elsevier.

The journal provides comprehensive and up-to-date peer reviewed reference information on the physical, pharmacological, in vitro and clinical properties of individual antimicrobial agents. In addition, it signals new trends and developments in the field through highly authoritative review articles on antimicrobial agents, immunomodulators and immunotherapy. Special attention is given to articles providing insight into the problems of antimicrobial resistance, local as well as world-wide. Both solicited reviews by top experts in the mentioned fields and high-quality original research papers are published. Manuscripts may be submitted via http://ees.elsevier.com/IJAA

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Alasdair Geddes, Birmingham, UK. 

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Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance

Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance (JGAR) is a new journal of the ISC, the Global Chinese Association of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (GCACMID), and the Asia-Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APSCMI).

The journal is a quarteryl online journal run by an international Editorial Board that focuses on the global spread of antibiotic-resistant microbes. The Journal aims to track the resistance threat worldwide and to give a comprehensive view of how infectious disease experts are challenging the problem. Featuring peer-reviewed and up to date articles, reviews and short notes JGAR will cover the topical aspects of antimicrobial resistance.

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Stefania Stefani, Catania, Italy

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