Volume 15, Number 11—November 2009
Epidemiology of Hepatitis A Virus Infections, Germany, 2007–2008
|Primer||Sequence (5′ → 3′)||Orientation, position, and use|
|HAV6a||ggA AAT ATT CAg ATT Agg YTg CCT Tgg T||Sense, 2793–2820, reverse transcription and first-round PCR|
|HAV6b||ggg AAC ATT CAg ATY AgA TTg CCW Tgg T|
|HAV17a||CAA AgC TCT AgT RTC AgC AgT AAT TCC||Antisense, 3300–3326, reverse transcription and first-round PCR|
|HAV17b||CAA AgC CCT AgT RTC AgC AgT CAC TCC|
|HAV8a||CTT TTg gAT TKg TTT CYA TTC AgA TTg C||Sense, 2882–2908, nested PCR and sequencing|
|HAV7a||gAA AAC TTC ATT ATT TCA TgM TCY TCW gT||Antisense, 3264–3292, nested PCR and sequencing|
*HAV, hepatitis A virus; RT-PCR, reverse transcription–PCR. Positions in the HAV genome are given according to strain HM-175 (GenBank accession no. M14707).
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