Membership to ISME is now available for two years for the price of one year! We are developing other new benefits for you as well

New ISME Member Benefits 

Besides The ISME Journal, we have a second journal with a focus on innovative studies that report on new methodologies in microbial ecology

ISME Communications 

ISME has established a nomenclature code for uncultured microorganisms, an initiative called SeqCode

More on SeqCode 

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The established ISME Journal covers all areas of microbial ecology, including bacteria, archaea, microbial eukaryotes, and viruses. It is a fully indexed hybrid open access publication.
ISME Communications is fully open access and will emphasize research quality and diversity, encouraging both discovery-based and method-oriented publications.

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