TABLE 3

Primers used in this studya

PrimerSequence (5′–3′)
rtx 5′ ForGCAGGAATTCAATCTTGCGAATTTGGTGTG
rtx 5′ RevGCACGGATCCTCGGGCTGATAAATGCCGAC
rtx 3′ ForGCACGGATCCAGCTGAACAACGATTCAATG
rtx 3′ RevGCAGAAGCTTAGAGCTGCGCGTAACCTATG
  • a All primers were developed in the course of the present study.