The ISME Executive Board has an important message to share with you on ISME18

Message from the ISME Executive Board 

We launched a new 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.

Journal Access Page 



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