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Table 1 Primer sequences for erythromycin-resistance genes

From: Molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance of group a streptococcus recovered from patients in Beijing, China

Gene Primer direction Primer sequence Amplicon size (bp)
ermB Forward 5′-ATTGGAACAGGTAAAGGGC-3′ 639
Reverse 5′-GAACATCTGTGGTATGGCG-3′  
ermA Forward 5′-AACTTGTGGAAATGAGTCAACGG-3′ 530
Reverse 5′-CAGAATCTACATTAGGCTTAGGG-3′  
mefA Forward 5′-AGTATCATTAATCACTAGTGC-3′ 348
Reverse 5′-TTCTTCTGGTACTAAAAGTGG-3