Niyaz Ahmed, International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh & University of Hyderabad, India
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Handholding young scientists in a country fraught with infection burden, climate change and health consequences
In an effort to deliver health care innovations, the International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research Bangladesh (icddr,b) is charting a career plan for its young scientists. Niyaz Ahmed, Senior Director of Laboratory Sciences and Services Division at the icddr,b and Editor-in-Chief of Gut Pathogens, tells us more.
Aims and scope
Gut Pathogens publishes research on both biological and clinical aspects of the pathogens, commensals and functional microbiota of the gut, including probiotic bacteria and yeasts and their products. The journal also considers timely reports on the novel aspects of genomics, metagenomics, microbiota profiling and systems biology, as well as studies identifying new genome sequences of gut microbes.
2017 Journal Metrics
32.3 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
25.6 days to first decision for all manuscripts
72.8 days from submission to acceptance
11.4 days from acceptance to publication
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