|2012||The inaugural issue is released, and Antibiotics is published as a quarterly journal.|
|2015||The journal Twitter account is established.|
|2016||Antibiotics is indexed by Scopus (Elsevier), PubMed (NLM), and Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI, Web of Science). Full-text papers are archived in the US National Library of Medicine's (NLM) PubMed Central (PMC).|
|2017||Antibiotics launches its first edition of Travel Awards.|
|2018||Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE – Web of Science) and BIOSIS Previews (Web of Science).|
|2019||Antibiotics received the first Impact Factor of 2.921. The journal ranks 40/89 (Q2) in the "Infectious Diseases" category and 109/267 (Q2) in the 'Pharmacology & Pharmacy' category.
Antibiotics established 13 topic sections.
Antibiotics started the Topic Board.
|2020||Antibiotics received an Impact Factor of 3.893. The journal ranks 23/93 (Q1) in 'Infectious Diseases' and 64/270 (Q1) in 'Pharmacology & Pharmacy'.
Antibiotics adopted a monthly publication schedule.
Antibiotics started the Reviewer Board.
Antibiotics announced the first edition of three awards: Best Paper Award, Reviewer Award and Young Investigator Award.
|2012-2019||Founding Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Christopher C. Butler|
|2019-||Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Nicholas Dixon|