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Volume 9, Number 7—July 2003

Research

Amoeba-Resisting Bacteria and Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

Bernard La Scola*, Ioanna Boyadjiev*†, Gilbert Greub*, Atieh Khamis*, Claude Martin†, and Didier Raoult*†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Unité des Rickettsies, Marseille, France; †Hôpital Nord, Marseille, France

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Table 2

Polymerase chain reaction primers used for amplification and sequencing of bacterial DNA within human samples

Primers Bosea-related strain Legionella anisa Afipia broomeae L. quinlivanii
External forward
5′-TGCGAGTGTAGAGGTGAAATT-3′
5′-TATTGGTGCTGATTTAGGAA-3′
5′-TCTTTTGTGCGGGAAGATAATG-3′
5′-TTGTTGATGTTTGTTTTGAGACC-3′
External reverse
5′CGCTCGTTGCGGGACTTAA-3′
5′-GCTAAGTCTGAAGGTACA-3′
5′-TAAACTTTCCAACGGCTGGCAT-3′
5′-TTCAACACTTCTTTCATCTGATC-3′
Internal forward
5′-GAGGTGAAATTCGTAGATATT-3′
5′-GCCCAATTGATTTTGACAG-3′
5′-GCTAACTTCGTGCCAGCAG-3′
5′-TCCAAGAATAAAAGGGGATTG-3′
Internal reverse 5′-GAGCTGACGACAGCCAT-3′ 5′-GCATTAATTGTAATGCTTCA-3′ 5′-GTTTGCTCCCCACGCTTTC-3′ 5′-CCATACCATCCTGTAAGCCTT-3′

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