TABLE 2.

Microorganisms (n = 84) used to test the cross-reactivity of the real-time PCR assays designed to detect VD2 and VD4 of the ompA gene of C. pneumoniae

GenusSpecies, serovar, serotype, or serogroupNo. tested
ChlamydiaC. trachomatis serovars A, Ba, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, and L2; C. psittaci serovars A, B, D, and E17
MycoplasmaM. pneumoniae, M. salivarium, M. fermentans, M. hominis, M. orale, M. faucium, M. buccale, and M. penetrans16
LegionellaL. pneumophila, L. jordanis, L. micdadei, and L. longbeachae4
StreptococcusS. pneumoniae, S. pyogenes, S. agalactiae, group C, S. oralis, S. mitis, S. crista, S. gordonii, S. sanguis, S. parasanguis, and S. vestibularis22
HaemophilusH. influenzae serotypes a, b, c, d, e, and f; nontypeable H. influenzae; H. parainfluenzae8
NeisseriaN. meningitidis serogroups A, B, C, Y, and W135; nongroupable N. meningitidis, N. sicca; N. flavescens8
BordetellaB. pertussis2
BranhamellaB. catarrhalis1
StaphylococcusS. aureus1
CorynebacteriumC. diphtheriae1
MycobacteriumM. tuberculosis1
EikenellaE. corrodens1
PseudomonasP. aeruginosa1
ProteusP. mirabilis1