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New Archive Feature

Chronicles of the Society of American Bacteriologists

The American Society for Microbiology was founded in 1899 as the Society of American Bacteriologists (SAB). To commemorated the SAB's 50th meeting  a brief history of the Society, including a photograph of each of the Society's presidents, was prepared.  Click here to flip through the pages of the Chronicles.


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ASM Member journal subscriptions are heavily discounted to provide you with affordable access to high-impact basic and clinical microbiology research. A subscription to the All-12 package provides access to content covering the full spectrum of basic and clinical microbiology research. ASM journals, which are edited by working scientists, have delivered excellence and value for over 90 years. The following data reflect the value and prestige of ASM journals:
ASM journals publish over 23% of all Microbiology articles, while accounting for nearly 37% of all Microbiology citations*ASM publishes 4 journals in the Top 20 of Microbiology ranked by Impact Factor*

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