Shared Science Publishers produces Microbial Cell (ISSN: 2311-2638), an open-access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes exceptionally relevant research works that implement the use of unicellular organisms to understand cellular responses to internal and external stimuli and/or to model human diseases. The publication is intended for international scientists, educators and policy makers as well as for any individual around the world interested in the indirect (e.g. in vivo modeling) and direct (e.g. infection treatments) applicability of results obtained in the unicellular research community.