Volume 15, Number 1—January 2009
SCCmec Typing in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains of Animal Origin
|Genes||Primer name||Primer sequence (5′ → 3′)|
|ccrA/B1||ccr1B-for||CTT TCA CGA TAG ACA CAG|
||TAA AAG AAG TTC ATA GCC GTT AAA TTG G
|ccrA/B2||ccr2B-for||GCA TTC ATC ATC AAT CAA AAT G|
||CTA TAA CCT TCT GTG CTT TGC A
|ccrA/B3||ccr3B-for||TCC GTA ATA AGA AGC AAC TTC AC|
||ACT ATA GCC TTC AGT ACT TTG GA
|ccrA/B4||ccr4B-for||TGA AGA AGC ACA AGA GCG GC|
|ccr4B-rev||CTG CAC CAC ATT TTG GGC AC|
*SCCmec, staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec; MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; ST, sequence type.
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