Journal of Fungi

Journal of Fungi is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal of mycology published monthly online by MDPI. The European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM), the Medical Mycology Society of the Americas (MMSA) and the Spanish Phytopathological Society (SEF) are affiliated with the Journal of Fungi, and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, PMC, CAPlus / SciFinder, AGRIS, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q1 (Mycology) / CiteScore - Q1 (Plant Science)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2021).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
Impact Factor: 5.816 (2020) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 6.499 (2020)
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Topic in Biomedicines, Viruses, JoF, Microorganisms, JCM
Infectious Diseases Topic Editors: Célia F. Rodrigues, Natália Cruz-Martins
Deadline: 31 May 2022
Topic in Viruses, JoF, Microorganisms, Life, Microbiology Research
Veterinary Infectious Diseases Topic Editors: Chao-Nan Lin, Peck Toung Ooi
Deadline: 30 June 2022
Topic in Viruses, IJMS, JoF, Microorganisms, Microbiology Research
The Role of Innate Lymphocytes in Infection and Host Immunity Topic Editors: Edwin Leeansyah, Liyen Loh
Deadline: 31 August 2022
Topic in Agriculture, Agronomy, Crops, Horticulturae, JoF
Mycorrhizal Fungi Mediated Sustainable Crop Production Topic Editors: Qiang-Sheng Wu, Qing Yao, Abeer Hashem, Anoop Kumar Srivastava
Deadline: 31 October 2022
Special Issue in JoF
Genetics and Breeding of Basidiomycetes for Biotechnology Guest Editors: Lucïa Ramírez, Antonio Pisabarro
Deadline: 31 May 2022
Special Issue in JoF
Fungal Biofuels and Specialty Chemicals Guest Editors: Ross Carlson, Brent M. Peyton
Deadline: 15 June 2022
Special Issue in JoF
Oomycetes – Diversity, Taxonomy, Evolution, Ecology and Host-Pathogen Interactions Guest Editors: Thomas Jung, Bruno Scanu
Deadline: 30 June 2022
Special Issue in JoF
Fungal Infections: New Challenges and Opportunities Guest Editor: Célia F. Rodrigues
Deadline: 15 July 2022
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