Microbiology Journal

MICROBIOLOGICHNY ZHURNAL (ISSN 1028-0987) has been published since 1934, enters in the database of SCOPUS (www.scopus.com) and reviewed in PubMed (www.pubmed.com). MZh is the Ukrainian reviewed edition which takes for consideration original experimental papers and analytical reviews in microbiology and virology, as well as personalia, surveys of the recent scientific events (congresses, symposia, conferences, etc.) and book reviews.

Investigations in the field of general, medical, technical and soil microbiology, physiology of industrial microorganisms, experimental mycology, theoretical and applied aspects of virology, genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology of microorganisms, production of new biologically active substances of microbial origin, as well as biotechnology and protection of the environment with the use of microorganisms are interested in MZh editorial board.

MZh is issued bimonthly. The edition consists of the following sections: Experimental Works; Methods; Surveys of Literature; History of Science; Jubilees and Dates, News Items, Reviews. Paper are taken for consideration in the Ukrainian, Russian and English languages. For more details see Instructions for Authors.


Editor-in-Chief - Valentin S. Podgorsky, Doctor of Sciences (biology), PhD, Professor, Member of the NAS of Ukraine, Director of IMV of the NAS of Ukraine

Deputy Editor-in-Chief – Fedir I. Tovkach, Doctor of Sciences (biology), PhD, Deputy Director of IMV of the NAS of Ukraine, Senior Research Associate

Executive secretary – Faina V. Muchnik, PhD, Senior Research Associate, IMV of the NAS of Ukraine

Members of the Editorial Board:

L.V. Avdeeva, L.D. Varbanets, P.I. Gvozdyak, E.N. Gromozova, A.M. Zaichenko, G.A. Iutinskaya,  N.K. Kovalenko, I.K. Kurdish, B.P. Matselyukh, V.F. Patyka, T.P. Pirog, V.P. Polishchuk, A.V. Rudenko,  N.Ya. Spivak, V.P. Shirobokov, I.S. Shcherbatenko.


  • Boyko A.L. (Kyiv)
  • Vinnikov A.I. (Dnepropetrovsk)
  • Volkogon V.V. (Chernigov)
  • Ivanitsa V.A. (Odessa)
  • Klimnyuk S.I. (Ternopol)
  • Knirel Yu.O. (Moskow)
  • Kremenchutsky G.H. (Dnepropetrovsk)
  • Melnichuk M.D. (Kyiv)
  • Nikolaychuk V.I. (Uzhgorod)
  • Paliy G.K. (Vinnitsa)
  • Sibirny A.A. (Lvov)
  • Stefurak V.P. (Ivano-Frankovsk)
  • Shynkarenko L.M. (USA)


D.K. Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology, the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine

S.N. Vinogradsky Society of Microbiologists of Ukraine