The Malaysian Journal of Microbiology (MJM) publishes high quality microbiology research related to the tropics. These include infectious diseases and antimicrobials. In addition, the journal also publishes research works on the application of microbes for the betterment of human society and the environment. The journal welcomes papers on isolation, identification, characterization and application of microbes and microbial products.
The MJM is published under the auspices of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology. It serves as a forum for scientific communication among scientists and academics who deal with microbes and microbial products.
The journal publishes research articles, short communications and review articles on various novel aspects of microbiology, which include topics related to medical, pharmaceutical, food, agricultural, industry, plant pathology, biotechnology, microbial genetics, environment, soil, water and biodeterioration. The journal aspires to emphasize the important roles played by microbes in our daily life. From 2011, the journal is published four times a year. The medium of communication is English.