Brazil is officially the Federative Republic of Brazil which consists of 26 States, one Federal district (which contains the capital city, Brasília) and Municipalities. Brazil is the fifth largest country by both area and population. Brazil is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language. It is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east; Brazil has a coastline of 7,491 km. It borders all other South American countries except Ecuador and Chile and occupies 47.3 percent of the continent of South America. Brazil's economy is the world's ninth-largest by nominal GDP and seventh-largest by GDP as of 2015. Brazil has a dense and complex system of rivers, one of the world's most extensive, with eight major drainage basins, all of which drain into the Atlantic. The armed forces of Brazil are the second largest in Latin America by active personnel and the largest in terms of military equipment.
The quality of Brazilian health services, including clinical microbiology laboratories, varies enormously. They have established a website to provide different professionals with up-to-date information and to create a virtual Brazilian microbiology community. Different microbiology topics were discussed and three virtual training courses were given. The e-learning Centre and the Brazilian virtual community created by this Website have facilitated distance learning, and have encouraged professional integration within Brazilian clinical microbiology. They have also launched many Microbiology journals has facilitated the clinical and research updates to the readers over the world.
This category contains scientific and medical journals covering microbiology and infectious diseases. There are wide list of journals in the field of microbiology which are organized by the specialty. The research advancements in the country have been disseminated through Microbiology journals Brazil. Journal of Microbiology is one of the well-known journal great international circulations. This major international Microbiology journal reports all major studies in the popular labs of Brazil. Journals which are there in Brazilian Microbiology Journals list are having high ranking. Journal of Microbiology stands first in the list of Microbiology journals Brazil.