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Volume 11, Number 1—January 2005

Mycobacterium haemophilum and Lymphadenitis in Children

Lesla E.S. Bruijnesteijn van Coppenraet*, Edward J. Kuijper*Comments to Author , Jerome A. Lindeboom†, Jan M. Prins†, and Eric C. J. Claas*
Author affiliations: *Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, the Netherlands; †Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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Table 1

Sequences of oligonucleotides used in this study

Primer/probe sequence (5′–3′) target sequence
ITS forward primer real-time PCR GGGGTGTGGTGTTTGAG Partial ITS
ITS reverse primer real-time PCR CTCCCACGTCCTTCATC Partial ITS
Forward primer Ec16S.1390p* TTGTACACACCGCCCGTCA Total ITS
Reverse primer Mb23S.44n* TCTCGATGCCAAGGCATCCACC Total ITS
16S forward primer P1† TAACACATGCAAGTCGAACG 16S
Mycobacterium genus–specific TaqMan probe Fam-GGATAGTGGTTGCGAGCATC-Tamra ITS
M. haemophilum–specific MGB-probe VIC–ACGCCACCATTACT-MGB ITS

*Primers published in (19).
†Primers published in (23).

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