About this Research Topic
We are now entering the third decade of the 21st Century, and, especially in the last years, the achievements made by scientists in the field of Microbiology have been exceptional, leading to major advancements. Frontiers has organized a series of Research Topics to highlight the latest advancements in science in order to be at the forefront of science in different fields of research. This specific editorial initiative, led by Dr. Haike Antelmann and Dr. Huangen Ding, is focused on new insights, novel developments, current challenges, latest discoveries, recent advances and future perspectives in the field.
The Research Topic solicits brief, forward-looking contributions from associate editors and review editors that describe the state of the art, outlining recent developments and major achieved accomplishments, future challenges and how to address those challenges to move the field forward. Reviews, Mini-Reviews, Perspectives, and Opinions summarizing the current state and future directions of the field are particularly welcome in this collection.
This Research Topic aims to inspire, inform, and provide direction and guidance to researchers in the field. However please note that this article collection is open to exclusively receive manuscripts from our editorial board members.
Keywords: developments, challenges, insights, microbial physiology, microbial metabolism
Important Note: All contributions to this Research Topic must be within the scope of the section and journal to which they are submitted, as defined in their mission statements. Frontiers reserves the right to guide an out-of-scope manuscript to a more suitable section or journal at any stage of peer review.