Species-specific identification of human adenoviruses by a multiplex PCR assay.

@article{Xu2000SpeciesspecificIO,
  title={Species-specific identification of human adenoviruses by a multiplex PCR assay.},
  author={Wanhong Xu and Molly McDonough and Dean D Erdman},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={38 11},
  pages={4114-20}
}
A multiplex PCR assay was developed by using primers to the fiber gene that could differentiate human adenovirus (Ad) species A through F in a single amplification reaction. The assay correctly identified the species of all 49 recognized Ad prototype strains as well as 180 geographically and temporally diverse Ad field isolates. Ad serotype 6 (Ad6) (species C), Ad16 (species B), Ad31 (species A), and Ad40 and Ad41 (species F) could also be distinguished by amplicon size within each respective… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 111 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…