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Table 2 PCR primers for genes that confer resistance to arsenic

From: Community of thermoacidophilic and arsenic resistant microorganisms isolated from a deep profile of mine heaps

Name Sequence 5′–3′ Gene References
Primer #1F 5′-GTSGGBTGYGGMTAYCABGYCTA-3′ aioB (formerly aoxB) Inskeep et al. (2007)
Primer #1R 5′-TTGTASGCBGGNCGRTTRTGRAT-3′
darsB1F 5′-GGTGTGGAACATCGTCTGGAAYGCNAC-3′ arsB Achour et al. (2007)
darsB1R 5′-CAGGCCGTACACCACCAGRTACATNCC-3′
dacr1F 5′-GCCATCGGCCTGATCGTNATGATGTAYCC-3′ arr3 (formerly ACR3 1)
dacr1R 5′-CGGCGATGGCCAGCTCYAAYTTYTT-3′
dacr5F 5′-TGATCTGGGTCATGATCTTCCCVATGMTGVT-3′ arr3 (formerly ACR3 2)
dacr4R 5′-CGGCCACGGCCAGYTCRAARAARTT-3′
  1. aio arsenite oxidase, ars arsenic resistance system, arr arsenate respiratory-reduction.