Table 1.

Primers used for omp1-based PCR or DNA sequencing of the omp1 gene

PrimerStrandNucleotide sequencePositiona
OMP1Sense5′-TGACGCTATCAGCATGCG-3′165–182
CM3AAntisense5′-GAATACATCAAAACGATCCC-3′389–408
OMP11Sense5′-GGAAACTCCGCTTCCTTCAAC-3′448–468
OMP6ASAntisense5′-TGAGCGTATTGGAAAGAAGC-3′640–659
OMP6SSense5′-TCTTTCCAATACGCTCAATC-3′643–662
SERO2AAntisense5′-TTTCTAGA(T/C)TTCAT(T/C)TTGTT-3′1057–1076
SERO1ASense5′-ATGAAAAAACTCTTGAAATCGG-3′1–22
OMP10Antisense5′-TCTTGCATGTGTTTGCCATAAGCGG-3′350–326
OMP12Antisense5′-CAATAGAGGCATCCTTAGTCCC-3′508–487
VD41Sense5′-TACATTGGAGTTAAATGGTCT-3′868–888
  • a According to the omp1nucleotide sequence of C. trachomatis serovar strain J/UW36 (25).