The International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents (IJAA) is seeking a new Editor-in-Chief due to the retirement of Professor Alasdair Geddes in September 2015. For further information please click here.

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September 2014

WAAAR Declaration Against Antibiotic Resistance.

August 2014

The ISC is delighted to announce the appointment of ACS Global as its association management company, commencing 1st August 2014.

May 2014

A joint ICAAC / ICC meeting will be held 18 – 21 September 2015 in San Diego, California.


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International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents (impact factor = 4.259)


One of ISC’s principal activities is production of the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents in collaboration with the publisher Elsevier.

The journal provides comprehensive and up-to-date peer reviewed reference information on the physical, pharmacological, in vitro and clinical properties of individual antimicrobial agents. In addition, it signals new trends and developments in the field through highly authoritative review articles on antimicrobial agents, immunomodulators and immunotherapy. Special attention is given to articles providing insight into the problems of antimicrobial resistance, local as well as world-wide. Both solicited reviews by top experts in the mentioned fields and high-quality original research papers are published. Manuscripts may be submitted via

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Alasdair Geddes, Birmingham, UK. 

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Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance

Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance (JGAR) is a new journal of the ISC, the Global Chinese Association of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (GCACMID), and the Asia-Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APSCMI).

The journal is a quarteryl online journal run by an international Editorial Board that focuses on the global spread of antibiotic-resistant microbes. The Journal aims to track the resistance threat worldwide and to give a comprehensive view of how infectious disease experts are challenging the problem. Featuring peer-reviewed and up to date articles, reviews and short notes JGAR will cover the topical aspects of antimicrobial resistance.

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Stefania Stefani, Catania, Italy

JGAR Cover

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Some images from the International Congress of Chemotherapy held in Yokohama, Japan, June 2013

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