Table 1

DNA barcodes and supplementary barcodes recorded in MMDBD for authenticating medicinal materials

DNA barcode proposed by CBOL

Supplementary barcode


Plants

Chloroplast matK & rbcL

All Chloroplast DNA regions

Nuclear ITS, ribosomal RNA

Animals

Mitochondrial COI

All mitochondrial DNA regions

Insects

Mitochondrial COI

All mitochondrial DNA regions

Fungi

Nuclear ITS


Lou et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:402   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-402

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