Mycology is the branch of biology concerned with the study of fungi, including their genetic and biochemical properties, their taxonomy and their use to humans as a source for tinder, medicine. Many fungus causing diseases can be dealt in mycology. Though fungus causes some dreadful infectious diseases, some fungi have beneficiary effects on humans. Some fungi are edible such as mushrooms and yeast which are used for fermentation purposes. Candida albicans is the most common fungus that causes infections in humans. The target area of fungus to affect humans is skin causing psoriasis kind of diseases. Fungus cannot prepare their own food for survival, hence depends on human hosts. The top journals are peer reviewed scholarly journals. These provide high quality, meticulously reviewed and rapid publication, to cater the insistent need of scientific community. These journals are indexed with all their citations noted. The top open access journals are indexed in MEDLINE, PUBMED, SCOPUS, COPERNICUS, CAS, EBSCO and ISI.
Last date updated on June, 2014