TABLE 1.

Sequences of primers for detection of chlamydiae

PrimerSequence (5′-3′)aReference
191CHOMPGCIYTITGGGARTGYGGITGYGCIAC52
CHOMP371TTAGAAICKGAATTGIGCRTTIAYGTGIGCIGC52
201CHOMPGGIGCWGMITTCCAATAYGCICARTC52
CHOMP336sCCRCAAGMTTTTCTRGAYTTCAWYTTGTTRAT52
218PSITTGTAATTTCIAGCCCAGCACAATTYGTG52
TRACH269ACCATTTAACTCCAATGTARGGAGTG52
204PECORCCAATAYGCACAATCKAAACCTCGC52
16SIGFCGGCGTGGATGAGGCAT15
16SIGRTCAGTCCCAGTGTTGGC15
16SFGCGTGGATGAGGCATGCAA16
16SRGGAGGTGATCCAGCCCCA16
CTUATGAAAAAACTCTTGAAATCGG10
TGLYGGCTACAGCTCTACCATTGA10
  • a Degenerate nucleotides: K = G or T; M = A or C; R = A or T; Y = C or T; I = inosine.