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Volume 18, Number 9—September 2012

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Lack of Evidence for Chloroquine-Resistant Plasmodium falciparum Malaria, Leogane, Haiti

Ami Neuberger, Kathleen Zhong, Kevin C Kain, and Eli SchwartzComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel (A. Neuberger); University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (K. Zhong, K.C Kain); Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel (E. Schwartz); and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel (E. Schwartz)

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Table 2

PCR primer sequences for cytochrome b of Plasmodium falciparum gene fragment pfcrt, Haiti*

Primer sequence Product size
5′-CCGTTAATAATAAATACACGCAG-3′ (sense) 537 bp
5′-CGGATGTTACAAAACTATAGTTACC-3′ (antisense) 134 bp
5′-TGTGCTCATGTGTTTAAACTT-3′ (sense)
5′-CAAAACTATAGTTACCAATTTTG-3′ (antisense)

*pfcrt, Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter.

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