Table 1

Primers used for protozoan gene amplification
Genus Gene Sequence of primers (5´ → 3´) Amplicon size (bp)
Cryptosporidium SSUrRNA CryF1: TTCTAGAGCTAATACATGCG ~1325
CryR1: CCATTTCCTTCGAAACAGGA
CryF2: GGAAGGGTTGTATTTATTAGATAAAG ~840
CryR2: CTCATAAGGTGCTGAAGGAGTA
Microsporidia SSUrRNA EF1: GATGGTCATAGGGATGAAGAGCTT ~1200
ER1: AATACAGGATCACTTGGATCCGT
EF2: AGGGATGAAGAGCTTCGGCTCTG ~600
ER2: AATATCCCTAATACAGGATCACT
Giardia TPI TPIF1: AAATIATGCCTGCTCGTCG ~605
TPIR1: CAAACCTTITCCGCAAACC
TPIF2: CCCTTCATCGGIGGTAACTT ~530
TPIR2: GTGGCCACCACICCCGTGCC
Cyclospora 18SrRNA CYCLF1: AATGTAAAACCCTTCCAGAGTAAC ~1000
CYCLR1: GCAATA ATCTATCCCCATCACG
CYCLF2: AATTCCAGCTCCAATAGTGTAT ~500
CYCLR2: CAGGAGAAGCCAAGGTAGGCRTTT

Liu et al.

Liu et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2014 14:25   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-14-25

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