Infectious Diseases Call for Papers

Formerly know as Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

Have you considered Infectious Diseases for your next submission?

With a 2016 Impact Factor of 1.119*, the journal aims to promote knowledge and understanding of infectious diseases in humans.

In addition to data on etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and epidemiology, new achievements in clinical microbiology are also covered.

Besides original work, Infectious Diseases is also a forum for opinions.

More specifically, manuscripts within the category Letters to the Editor are prioritized when adding information related to an issue recently covered in the journal. Thoughtful reviews are also welcome.

Five editors of Infectious Diseases save for a qualitive handling of submissions and a world-wide Editorial Board of prestigious experts in the field provide support at every step of the publishing journey.

*The journal has also received a 2016 Impact Factor for its previous title, Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases: 2.201 (© 2017 Clarivate Analytics, 2016 Journal Citation Reports).

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Infectious Diseases uses ScholarOne Manuscripts submission portal (previously known as Manuscript Central) to peer review all submitted papers.

Complete guidelines for preparing and submitting your manuscript to this journal are available on the dedicated Instructions for Authors page.

Editorial information

  • Editor-in-Chief: Arne Tärnvik, Professor emeritus at Department of Clinical Microbiology, Umea University, Sweden (
  • Associate Editor: Jean Henrik Braconier, University of Lund, Sweden
  • Associate Editor: Lars Hagberg, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Associate Editor: Håkan Janson, Region Kronoberg, Sweden
  • Associate Editor: Ingrid Nilsson-Ehle, University of Lund, Sweden