TABLE 3.

Expected fragment sizes after restriction enzyme digestion of PCR products from 16S RNA genes of various mycobacteria

SpeciesFragment size(s) (bp)
NciITsp45IAvaI
M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis648, 452846, 2541,010, 90
M. fortuitum 1,100156, 267, 6771,010, 90
M. diernhoferi 1,100156, 267, 6771,010, 90
M. vaccae 1,100153, 266, 6811,010, 90
M. flavescens 980, 120156, 267, 6771,010, 90
M. gastri 676, 313, 111874, 2261,010, 90
M. malmoense 656, 444854, 246928, 90, 82
M. gordonae 656, 4441,1001,010, 90