Table 1

Primers used for detection of antibiotic resistance

Antibiotic

Gene

Primers

Product size (bp)


Rifampicin

rpoB

TR1 (5'-TACGGTCGGCGAGCTGATCC-3')

411

TR2 (5'-TACGGCGTTTCGATGAACC-3')

Fluoroquinolones

gyrA

gyrA-F (5'-GATGACAGACACGACGTTGC-3')

398

gyrA-R (5'-GGGCTTCGGTGTACCTCAT-3')

Kanamycin/Amikacin

rrs

Rrs F (5'-AAACCTCTTTCACCATCGAC-3')

1329

Rrs R (5'-GTATCCATTGATGCTCGC-3').


bp: base pair

Surcouf et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2011 11:255   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-11-255

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