Accession Number : ADD015834

Title :   Specific Oligonucleotide Primers for Detection of Pathogenic Campylobacter Bacteria by Polymerase Chain Reaction.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, filed 5 May 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Guerry, Patricia ; Trust, Trevor J

Report Date : 05 May 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : This invention is a specific set of oligonucleotide PCR primers (pg50 and pg3) and a specific oligonucleotide probe (pBA273) for detection of PCR-amplified DNA from pathogenic strains of Campylobacter, specifically C coli and C jejuni, in fecal specimens.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACIDS, *GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), DETECTION, INVENTIONS, PRIMERS, PROBES, DIARRHEA, BACTERIA, CULTURES(BIOLOGY), TOXICITY, OXYGEN, HUMAN BODY, GENES, CHAIN REACTIONS

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE