Annual Review of Microbiology

(The TQCC of Annual Review of Microbiology is 35. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
The Plant Microbiome: From Ecology to Reductionism and Beyond216
Toward a Fully Resolved Fungal Tree of Life157
Assembly of Bacterial Capsular Polysaccharides and Exopolysaccharides147
Molecular Mechanisms of Drug Resistance in Plasmodium falciparum Malaria124
Bacterial Outer Membrane Vesicles: From Discovery to Applications118
Cyclic di-AMP Signaling in Bacteria109
Bacterial Quorum Sensing During Infection104
Microbial Rhodopsins: The Last Two Decades100
Growth and Division of the Peptidoglycan Matrix96
Toxin-Antitoxin Systems as Phage Defense Elements94
Polymorphic Toxins and Their Immunity Proteins: Diversity, Evolution, and Mechanisms of Delivery70
Structures and Strategies of Anti-CRISPR-Mediated Immune Suppression61
Bacterial Volatile Compounds: Functions in Communication, Cooperation, and Competition60
Fungal Volatile Organic Compounds: More Than Just a Funky Smell?58
What Is Metagenomics Teaching Us, and What Is Missed?55
Iron-Only and Vanadium Nitrogenases: Fail-Safe Enzymes or Something More?52
Similarities and Dissimilarities of COVID-19 and Other Coronavirus Diseases52
Surface Sensing and Adaptation in Bacteria50
Membrane Dynamics in Phototrophic Bacteria47
Shaping an Endospore: Architectural Transformations During Bacillus subtilis Sporulation47
Epigenetic Regulation of Virulence and Immunoevasion by Phase-Variable Restriction-Modification Systems in Bacterial Pathogens47
Chemical Mediators at the Bacterial-Fungal Interface46
A Bacterial Tower of Babel: Quorum-Sensing Signaling Diversity and Its Evolution45
Assembly and Dynamics of the Bacterial Flagellum44
Clostridioides difficile Spore Formation and Germination: New Insights and Opportunities for Intervention43
Ape Origins of Human Malaria43
The Influence of Bacteria on Animal Metamorphosis42
The Type VII Secretion System ofStaphylococcus41
The Ingenuity of Bacterial Genomes40
Beyond Restriction Modification: Epigenomic Roles of DNA Methylation in Prokaryotes39
From Input to Output: The Lap/c-di-GMP Biofilm Regulatory Circuit39
Regulation of Biofilm Exopolysaccharide Biosynthesis and Degradation inPseudomonas aeruginosa39
Diversity and Evolution of Methane-Related Pathways in Archaea39
Bacterial Multicellularity: The Biology of Escherichia coli Building Large-Scale Biofilm Communities37
Microbes as Biosensors36
Mechanisms Underlying Vibrio cholerae Biofilm Formation and Dispersion36
Quorum Sensing in Fungal Species35
ToxoplasmaMechanisms for Delivery of Proteins and Uptake of Nutrients Across the Host-Pathogen Interface35