Helicobacter pylori Identification: A Diagnostic/Confirmatory Method for Evaluation

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The Helicobacter pylori extra gastric reservoir is probably the oral cavity. In order to evaluate the presence of this bacterium in patients with periodontitis and suspicious microbial cultures, saliva was collected from these and non-periodontitis subjects. PCRs targeting 16S rRNA gene and a 860 bp specific region were performed, and digested with the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00284-014-0578-8

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@article{Mesquita2014HelicobacterPI, title={Helicobacter pylori Identification: A Diagnostic/Confirmatory Method for Evaluation}, author={Berjante Mesquita and M. Gonçalves and P. M. C. L. Pacheco and J. Lopes and Francisco J. Salazar and Monica S Relvas and C. Coelho and Joshua J. Pacheco and Cristine S Velazco}, journal={Current Microbiology}, year={2014}, volume={69}, pages={245-251} }