Aims & Scope


Journal of Tuberculosis Research (JTR) is an openly accessible journal. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of tuberculosis research.


All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The areas covered by Journal of Tuberculosis Research (JTR) include but are not limited to the following fields:


  • · Advances in Tuberculosis Research
  • · Clinical Symptoms and Signs of Tuberculosis
  • · Diagnostics of Tuberculosis
  • · Genetics Impact on Tuberculosis
  • · Immunology in Tuberculosis
  • · Inflammation of Tuberculosis
  • · Mode of Transmission
  • · Mycobacterium
  • · Nursing and Dietary of Tuberculosis Patients
  • · Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis
  • · Pathological Change of Tuberculosis
  • · Risk Factors for Tuberculosis
  • · Social and Cultural Intervention
  • · TB and HIV Co-Infection
  • · Tubercle Bacillus
  • · Tuberculosis Infection and Reinfection
  • · Tuberculosis Prevention and Control
  • · Tuberculosis Treatment
  • · Various Tuberculosises

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present an idea with theoretical background, but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper or an author presents preliminary data;

    2) Short communications—2-5 page papers;

    3) Technical notes—2-5 page papers;

    4) Letters to the Editor;

    5) Reviews or book reviews—comments and critiques (the number of pages is not restricted);

    6) Advertisement.