One of ISAC’s principal activities is production of the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents (IJAA) 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 worldwide, both in the hospital and in the community. Papers on the underlying mechanisms and on immunomodulating agents are also welcome. Both solicited reviews by top experts in the mentioned fields and high-quality original research papers are published.
Following Alasdair Geddes’ retirement after 10 years in the post, Jean-Marc Rolain (pictured), Professor of Microbiology, Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie Marseille, France, has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. Under Professor Geddes’ expert stewardship the Journal has gone from strength to strength over the last 10 years. The 2018 impact factor currently stands at 4.615 (© Clarivate Analytics). The Journal is now ranked 15th out of 89 journals in the Infectious Diseases category, 25th out of 123 journals in the Microbiology category and 41st out of 253 journals in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category of the Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Reports.
Note ISAC Member Societies can take advantage of reduced subscription rates. For further information go to the International Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.
Read IJAA on Science Direct here.
Every month, the Editor-in-Chief, Jean-Marc Rolain and his Scientific Assistant, Dr Sophie Baron, choose one or two articles the Editor's Choice section. These articles are open access for a limited time and you can view all the Editor's Choice articles to date here.
To submit a paper to IJAA
Reviews and original research articles are welcome. Special attention is given to those providing insight into the problems of antimicrobial resistance, local as well as worldwide, both in the hospital and in the community. Papers on the underlying mechanisms and on immunomodulating agents are also accepted.
Papers are submitted online: http://ees.elsevier.com/ijaa
Special offer to ISAC Members
- EUR 84 - ISAC member rate open to all ISAC members
- EUR 60 - Special ISAC member rate for ISAC members from low-income countries.
To access special offers go to: www.elsevier.com/locate/ijantimicag
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