Journal of Applied Microbiology

(The H4-Index of Journal of Applied Microbiology is 35. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Bacillusspecies in soil as a natural resource for plant health and nutrition190
Recent updates on drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis146
Probiotics, lactic acid bacteria and bacilli: interesting supplementation for aquaculture144
Role of heterotrophic aerobic denitrifying bacteria in nitrate removal from wastewater119
The role of gut microbiota in pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease114
Biofilm of Candida albicans : formation, regulation and resistance102
Biosynthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles with antimicrobial, anticancer, antioxidant and photocatalytic activities by the endophytic Alternaria tenuissima87
Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs): A promising class of antimicrobial compounds84
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing: currently used methods and devices and the near future in clinical practice79
Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea77
Silage fermentation—updates focusing on the performance of micro‐organisms75
Quercetin reduces atherosclerotic lesions by altering the gut microbiota and reducing atherogenic lipid metabolites67
Carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii , and their importance in hospital‐acquired infections: a scientific review66
Endophyte roles in nutrient acquisition, root system architecture development and oxidative stress tolerance64
Antimicrobial Bacillus velezensis HC6: production of three kinds of lipopeptides and biocontrol potential in maize64
Fermentation of prebiotics by human colonic microbiota in vitro and short‐chain fatty acids production: a critical review62
Microbial biofilms in nature: unlocking their potential for agricultural applications59
Inactivation efficacy and mechanisms of plasma activated water on bacteria in planktonic state54
A review of the antiviral activity of Chitosan, including patented applications and its potential use against COVID‐1953
Major challenges and perspectives in the diagnostics and treatment of dermatophyte infections52
A review of a potential and promising probiotic candidate— Akkermansia muciniphila51
Long‐term decomposed straw return positively affects the soil microbial community51
Phylogenetic analysis of halophyte‐associated rhizobacteria and effect of halotolerant and halophilic phosphate‐solubilizing biofertilizers on maize growth under salinity stress conditions47
Root colonization by endophytic insect‐pathogenic fungi46
Effects of acute heat stress on intestinal microbiota in grow‐finishing pigs, and associations with feed intake and serum profile43
Gut dysbacteriosis and intestinal disease: mechanism and treatment42
Gut microbiome and human health under the space environment40
Sustainable management strategies for bacterial wilt of sweet peppers ( Capsicum annuum ) and other Solanaceous crops40
Current status and application of lactic acid bacteria in animal production systems with a focus on bacteria from honey bee colonies39
Antifungal activity of cinnamaldehyde against Fusarium sambucinum involves inhibition of ergosterol biosynthesis39
Bacillus subtilis impact on plant growth, soil health and environment: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde39
A global view on fungal infections in humans and animals: opportunistic infections and microsporidioses37
Promising applications of cold plasma for microbial safety, chemical decontamination and quality enhancement in fruits36
Elucidation of multiple alkane hydroxylase systems in biodegradation of crude oil n ‐alkane pollution by Pseudomonas aeruginosa DN136
Staphylococcus aureuspersistence properties associated with bovine mastitis and alternative therapeutic modalities35
Biological investigations of essential oils extracted from threeJuniperusspecies and evaluation of their antimicrobial, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities35
Action mechanisms of probiotics onCandidaspp. and candidiasis prevention: an update35
Sertraline as a promising antifungal agent: inhibition of growth and biofilm of Candida auris with special focus on the mechanism of action in vitro35