Spacer Oligonucleotide Typing

A PCR-based method for differentiating M. tuberculosis strains based on amplification of the polymorphic direct repeat locus.
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
Bovine tuberculosis (BTB), caused by Mycobacterium bovis, has remained a major source of concern to public health officials in… (More)
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2006
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2006
We present a novel approach for analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTC) strain genotyping data. Our work presents a… (More)
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2004
2004
We examined the pattern of tuberculosis (TB) transmission (i.e., reactivation versus recent transmission) and the impact of human… (More)
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2002
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2002
MOTIVATION The Direct Repeat (DR) locus of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a suitable model to study (i) molecular epidemiology and… (More)
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2002
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2002
A total of 204 isoniazid (INH)-resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from different patients in the… (More)
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2001
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2001
Spacer oligonucleotide typing (spoligotyping) is widely used for differentiation of bacteria of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis… (More)
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1999
1999
We used direct repeat (DR)-based spacer oligonucleotide typing (spoligotyping) (in association with double-repetitive element… (More)
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1998
1998
The combination of conventional investigation and DNA fingerprinting is yielding important insights into the epidemiology of… (More)
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1998
1998
DNA fingerprinting techniques were used to type 273 isolates of Mycobacterium bovis from Australia, Canada, the Republic of… (More)
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1996
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1996
The spacer oligonucleotide typing (spoligotyping) method was evaluated for its ability to differentiate Mycobacterium bovis… (More)
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