The Official Journal of the Turkish Society Of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (KLİMİK)

Past Issue

December 2021, Volume 3, Issue 3


End of Year, Editorial 2021

Murat Akova

With the current issue of the Journal, we will have left our 3rd year behind. So far, we have published 9 issues including highly interesting articles in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology (...) Read More

Original Article

Evaluation of Regulatory T Cells in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients

Yeşim Tuyji-Tok and others

Hepatitis C virus (HCV), defined as a non-A non-B hepatitis agent in 1989, is a hepatotropic, noncytopathic, positive-stranded ribonucleic acid (RNA) virus from the family Flaviviridae. HCV infection is an acute or chronic necroinflammatory (...) Read More

Do the Most Cited Web Sources Provide Proper Information on Influenza Vaccination?

Elif Mukime Sarıcaoğlu and others

Influenza constitutes one of the major threats to the health system, affecting up to 10% of the world’s population every year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) database, between 1999-2015, 291,000-646,000 deaths caused by influenza-associated respiratory disease(...) Read More

Case Report Commentary

Virtual Learning Opportunity During COVID-19 Pandemic: Comparison of Virtual (2021) and Face to Face (2019) Conferences of Turkish Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Önder Ergönül and others

About the last 10-year if not older, electronic learning as a training method in infectious diseases (ID) and clinical microbiology (CM) was defined as an area to be improved. In a survey published in 2017 by the European Society of Clinical Microbiology (...) Read More

Acknowledgements to Reviewers


Murat Akova

The Editors sincerely thank to all reviewers of IDCM for their generous contribution to the Journal. The quality of the Journal depends on their valuable expertise.   Ahmet Çagkan İnkaya, Ankara, Turkey Ali Acar Ankara,Turkey Alpay Azap Ankara, Turkey Alper Şener, İzmir, Turkey Aysel Kocagül-Çelikbaş, Çorum,Turkey Aysun Benli, İstanbul, Turkey Ayten Kadanalı, İstanbul, Turkey Banu […] Read More