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Table 2 Summary of RT-PCR results from differentiating CDSs Brucella species, grouped by differentiating island. Transcripts detected in each differentiating sequence island of B. abortus 9-941, B. melitensis 16 M and B. suis 1330, when the cell cultures were grown at 37°C for 36 hours in trypticase soy broth (Difco).

From: Molecular targets for rapid identification of Brucella spp

  B. suis B. melitensis B. abortus
Location Predicted Observed No Band Predicted Observed No Band Observed
B. suis Chr. I (S1) 4 4 - 1 1 - -
B. suis Chr. II (S2) 18 17 1 - - - -
B. melitensis Chr. I (M1) - - - 1 1 - -
B. abortus Chr. I (A1) - - - - - - 1
B. suis + B. melitensis Chr. I (SM1) 1 1 - 2 2 - -
B. suis + B. melitensis Chr. II (SM2) 25 16 9 24 6 18 -
B. suis + B. abortus Chr. I (SA1) 11 3 8 - - - 7
B. suis + B. abortus Chr. II (SA2) 11 7 4 - - - 6
B. melitensis + B. abortus Chr. I (MA1) - - - 30 21 9 23