Novel Cryptosporidium Genotypes in Sporadic Cryptosporidiosis Cases: First Report of Human Infections with a Cervine Genotype
Corinne S. L. Ong*† , Diane L. Eisler*, Alireza Alikhani*, Vicki W. K. Fung*, Joan Tomblin‡, William R. Bowie*, and Judith L. Isaac-Renton*†
Author affiliations: *University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia; †BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia; ‡BC Biomedical Laboratories Ltd., Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.;
Figure 1. Restriction profiles obtained after digestion of polymerase chain reaction products from the ITS1 locus with Mse I. lanes 1- 3-, 100-, 50-, and 10-bp ladder molecular weight markers; lanes 4 and 15, bovine genotype 2 isolates; lanes 5, 6, 14, and 16, human genotype 1 isolates including DE340 (lane 14); lanes 7 and 9–12, cervine genotype isolates including MH205 (lane 7), TK320 (lane 10), and DE302 (lane 11); lane 8, Cryptosporidium meleagridis isolate CS33; lanes 13 and 17, other novel genotype isolates such as VF383 (lane 13) and TK348 (lane 17)
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