Indonesian Association for Microbiology established in 1974 is one of reputed scientific organizations as a nonprofit organization with 1500 members and IUMS member. Our members include national government agencies, research institute, universities, and umbrella organizations such as Forkomikro (Forum Komunikasi Kurator Koleksi Biakan Mikrobiologi), ISLAB-GM (Indonesian Society for Lactic Acid Bacteria and Gut Mikrobiota) dan IBSA (Indonesian Biological Safety Association). Since its inception, it has contributed significantly towards development of microbiology, particularly in areas of research, innovation, application, teaching and consultancy. The Indonesian Association for Microbiology publishes fourth times a year journal, “Journal of Microbiology Indonesia" and accredited. Journal of Microbiology Indonesia, by publishing original research findings and research reviews from researchers in Indonesia and abroad and manuscript has been reviewed by the qualified national reviewer and international.