TABLE 1.

Primers used in this study

PrimerDescriptionSequence (5′-3′)Reference or source
A17FForward primer in 16S region, 17 bases from 5′ endGTTTGATCCTGGCTCAG25
785FForward primer in 16S region, 785 bases from 5′ endGGATTAGATACCCTGGTAGTC25
422RReverse primer in 23S region, 422 bases from 5′ end of 23SGGAGTATTTAGCCTT25
L189RReverse primer in 23S region, 189 bases from 5′ end of 23SGGTACTTAGATGTTTCAGTTC25
1512RReverse primer in 16S region, 1,512 bases from 5′ end of 16STACCTTGTTACGACTT25
BergFForward primer for Bergeyella spp., 1,000 bases from 5′ end of 16SGACAGCTGTAGAAATACGGThis study
14BitsR1Reverse primer for ITS region of Bergeyella clone AF14BTCAGCACTCGAAAGTGCTCGGThis study
14BitsR2Reverse primer for ITS region of Bergeyella clone AF14BCTTAGTCTCTATTAATCCCTGThis study
M13 Universal (−21)For DNA sequencingGTAAAACGACGGCCAGTMBCa
M13-2 ReverseFor DNA sequencingCAGGAAACAGCTATGACMBC
  • a MBC, Molecular Biotechnology Core, Lerner Institute, Cleveland, Ohio.