"New Microbes and New Infections is an official publication of the European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID). It serves the field as a peer-reviewed, open access journal for rapid dissemination of the latest research, with a particular focus on new genomes, new microbes, and new technology applied to the diagnosis of infectious/tropical diseases. Article categories include first descriptions of a microbe in a country, first descriptions of resistance in a country, first case reports in a country and mini-reviews, as well as full length original articles. New Microbes and New Infections offers clinicians and researchers a rapid route to publication and the opportunity to publish in a highly visible global forum."
Environmental Microbiology Reports is an online only sister journal to the existing Environmental Microbiology, publishing papers that document a single important finding, described within only the shortest of text and accompanied by a minimal number of tables and figures.