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New V. cholerae atypical El Tor variant emerged during the 2006 epidemic outbreak in Angola

Daniela Ceccarelli1*, Matteo Spagnoletti1, Donatella Bacciu2, Piero Cappuccinelli2 and Mauro M Colombo1

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1 Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie Charles Darwin, Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, 00185, Italy

2 Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Università degli Studi di Sassari, Sassari, 07100, Italy

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BMC Microbiology 2011, 11:130  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-130

Published: 13 June 2011

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Table S1. Amplicon profiles obtained for CTXΦ array A and B. We designed new primer pairs able to discriminate between the different CTXΦ array on the chromosome of V. cholerae. In this table we present the region amplified by each primer pair and the two different arrays obtained for the strains under analysis.

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