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Infectious Diseases

Empowering a community publishing articles in Infectious disease research, antimicrobial resistance, public health, outbreak science, drug development, vaccine research and related areas.

To date, over 11,882 articles in Infectious Diseases have been published with more than 215,698 citations from authors in 192 countries.

PLOS empowers Infectious Diseases researchers to discuss, evaluate and improve science.

Our community is a collaboration between authors, editors and reviewers. In-house editorial subject experts work alongside section editors, academic editors, and journal editorial boards to provide accurate assessment that readers can trust.

We put research and researchers first, collaborating to make science, and the process of publishing science, fair, equitable, and accessible for the whole community.​

HRSA - HIV/AIDs Bureau

Take a look at the latest research in the HRSA HIV/AIDS Special collection. Find out more about the recent developments in this vast area of epidemiology and infectious diseases.

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I entered the sciences to make people’s lives better. I think having as much access to science makes people’s lives better whether that be spurring conversations between individuals that lead to better personal outcomes or elevating the dialogue of society to make better informed decisions.
Scott D. Pegan
Scott D. Pegan
Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Georgia Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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