Table 2.

Sequences of primers used in PCR

Primer Sequence
virA
 Forward5′-CTG CAT TCT GGC AAT CTC TTC ACA TC-3′
 Reverse5′-TGA TGA GCT AAC TTC GTA AGC CCT CC-3′
16S rDNA
 Forward5′-AGA CTG CTA CGG GAG GCA GCA GT-3′
 Reverse5′-GTT GCG CTC GTT GCG GGA CTT AA-3′