TABLE 2.

Oligonucleotide probe sequences specific for the Chlamydiales

ProbeTarget organismsSequence (5′-3′)Reference
Chls-0523ChlamydialesCCTCCGTATTACCGCAGC43
Chlae-0574ChlamydiaceaeCTTTCCGCCTACACGCCC43
Chla-0232ChlamydiaTAGCTGATATCACATAGA43
Chlph-0583ChlamydophilaCTAACTTTCCTTTCCGCC43
Ct-0623C. trachomatis (human)ATTAGATGCCGACTCGGG43
EUB338EubacteriaGCTGCCTCCCGTAGGAGT3