Table 1

Primers used to identify various virulence-associated genes of Shigella spp.

Primer

Virulence gene

Nucleotide sequences (5' → 3')

Size of amplicon (bp)

Reference


ShET1A

set1A

TCA CGC TAC CAT CAA

AGA

TAT CCC CCT TTG GTG

GTA

309

14

ShET1B

set1B

GTG AAC CTG CTG CCG

ATA TC

ATT TGT GGA TAA AAA

TGA CG

147

14

ial

ial

CTG GAT GGT ATG GTG

AGG

GGA GGC CAA CAA TTA

TTT CC

320

15

Shig1

ipaH

TGG AAA AAC TCA GTG

CCT CT

423

8

Shig2

CCA GTC CGT AAA TTC

ATT CT


Thong et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2005 5:8   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-5-8

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