Most read recent publications from Journal of Medical Microbiology

Posted on July 12, 2023   by Microbiology Society

Journal of Medical Microbiology is the go-to interdisciplinary journal for medical, dental and veterinary microbiology at the bench and in the clinic. It is home to a range of high-quality research – from laboratory work to clinical trials – spanning bacteriology, virology, mycology and parasitology.  

The journal is a valuable resource for the community, sharing peer-reviewed research on advances in medical microbiology. Take a look below at the most downloaded articles from 2022 and 2023.

Reporting of RT-PCR cycle threshold (Ct) values during the first wave of COVID-19 in Qatar improved result interpretation in clinical and public health settings

Peter V. Coyle, Naema Hassan Al Molawi​, Mohamed Ali Ben Hadj Kacem​, Reham Awni El Kahlout, Einas Al Kuwari​, Abdullatif Al Khal​, Imtiaz Gillani, Andrew Jeremijenko, Hatoun Saeb, Mohammad Al Thani​, Roberto Bertollini, Hanan F. Abdul Rahim, Hiam Chemaitelly, Patrick Tang, Ali Nizar Latif​, Saad Al Kaabi​, Muna A. Rahman S. Al Maslamani​, Brendan David Morris, Nasser Al-Ansari​, Anvar Hassan Kaleeckal​, Laith J. Abu Raddad

Full text downloads: 8260

Hospital sink traps as a potential source of the emerging multidrug-resistant pathogen Cupriavidus pauculus: characterization and draft genome sequence of strain MF1

James Butler, Sean D. Kelly, Katie J. Muddiman, Alexandros Besinis​, Mathew Upton

Full text downloads: 7720

Invasion and diversity in Pseudomonas aeruginosa urinary tract infections

JN Newman, RV Floyd, JL Fothergill

Full text downloads: 7083

Prebiotics and probiotics for autism spectrum disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials

Wenjing Song, Mei Zhang, Lili Teng, Yu Wang, Luwen Zhu

Full text downloads: 7014


Clinical and microbiological investigation into mixed growth urine cultures

Tolulope Folaranmi, Clare Harley, Jim Jolly, Andrew Kirby

Full text downloads: 6947


CPC-containing oral rinses inactivate SARS-CoV-2 variants and are active in the presence of human saliva

Enyia R. Anderson, Edward I. Patterson, Siobhan Richards, Ana K. Pitol, Thomas Edwards, Dominic Wooding​, Kate Buist, Alison Green, Sayandip Mukherjee, Michael Hoptroff, Grant L. Hughes

Full text downloads: 6552


Porphyromonas pasteri and Prevotella nanceiensis in the sputum microbiota are associated with increased decline in lung function in individuals with cystic fibrosis

Karmel Webb, Nur Masirah M. Zain, Iain Stewart, Andrew Fogarty​, Edward F. Nash, Joanna L. Whitehouse, Alan R. Smyth, Andrew K. Lilley, Alan Knox, Paul Williams, Miguel Cámara, Kenneth Bruce, Helen L. Barr

Full text downloads: 6515


Thymidine utilisation pathway is a novel phenotypic switch of Mycoplasma hominis

Gleb Yu. Fisunov, Olga V. Pobeguts, Valentina G. Ladygin​, Alexandr I. Zubov, Mariya A. Galyamina, Sergey I. Kovalchuk, Rustam K. Ziganshin​, Daria V. Evsyutina, Daria S. Matyushkina, Ivan O. Butenko​, Olga N. Bukato​, Vladimir A. Veselovsky, Tatiana A. Semashko​, Ksenia M. Klimina, Galina A. Levina​, Olga I. Barhatova, Irina V. Rakovskaya

Full text downloads: 6349


First identification of blaNDM-5 producing Escherichia coli from neonates and a HIV infected adult in Tanzania

Joel Manyahi, Sabrina J. Moyo, Upendo Kibwana, Richard N. Goodman​, Ellie Allman, Alasdair T. M. Hubbard, Bjørn Blomberg, Nina Langeland​, Adam P. Roberts

Full text downloads: 6166


Prolonged SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid conversion time in military personnel outbreaks with presence of specific IgG antibodies

Jhonnatan Reales Gonzalez, Diego Prada Cardozo, Sheryll Corchuelo, Gabriela Zabaleta​, Zonia Alarcón, Maria T. Herrera Sepulveda, Katherine Laiton Donato​, Carlos Franco Muñoz​, Diego A. Alvarez Diaz, Yesith Guillermo Toloza Perez, Ronald López, Jeadran Malagón Rojas, Giovanna Bresciani​, Marcela Mercado

Full text downloads: 5988

Articles published 1st January 2022 – 30 June 2023