Table 1.

Base pair determination and associated standard deviation of the ITS2-containing PCR fragments of various species during multiple fragment analysis runs

OrganismStrain (n)aITS2 fragment length (SD)b
Candida albicansATCC 10231 (42)279.15 (0.4)
Candida tropicalisATCC 66029 (8)268.61 (0.5)
Candida glabrataATCC 90030 (7)359.47 (0.4)
Candida parapsilosisATCC 22019 (7)251.33 (0.4)
Candida kruseiATCC 6258 (6)282.21 (0.2)
Candida lusitaniaeATCC 42720 (8)198.67 (0.5)
Candida guilliermondiiCAP F1-95 (9)320.87 (0.5)
Candida kefyrATCC 4135 (6)372.35 (0.2)
Saccharomyces cerevisiaeATCC 9763 (8)363.94 (0.3)
  • a n, number of runs (including PCR amplification and detection by capillary electrophoresis).

  • b Lengths are in base pairs. SD, standard deviation.