TABLE 2.

Characteristics of the specific probes

ProbeSequenceTma (°C)Target siteb
BDE5′-ACG TCA CGG TGG GAA CTC A-3′601132-1151
BAN5′-CCG GTT CAC AGG TGG T-3′521037-1053
  • a Tm, melting temperature.

  • b Corresponds to E. coli numbering of 16S rRNA gene (4).