American Journal of Plant Sciences

ISSN Print: 2158-2742    ISSN Online: 2158-2750

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Plant Pathology


    Plant pathology has been astoundingly successful in providing farmers with methods for managing plant diseases. This success is one of the reasons why famine in today’s world is a relatively rare and isolated event. Nevertheless, plant disease continues to exert a toll on crop and food production.  The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in this area of plant pathology.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore plant pathology. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Pathological analysis
    • Plant pathogens
    • Plant disease epidemiology
    • Physiological plant disorders
    • Disease resistance
    • Management of plant diseases


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue - Plant Pathology” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:



    Submission Deadline

    October 10th, 2019

    Publication Date

          December 2019


    Guest Editor:


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at

    ajps@scirp.org