Upcoming Symposium: ISME18 Cape Town August 2022


ISME is establishing a nomenclature code for unculturable organisms, an initiative called UnCode

UnCode Workshops

Read more about our recent virtual summit #UnityInDiversity, held on 11-12 November 2020 


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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 will be launched late 2020. This new journal is fully open access and will emphasize research quality and diversity, encouraging both discovery-based and method-oriented publications.

Journal Access Page