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Table 1 Primers for sulphate-reducing bacteria detection

From: Microbial diversity and anaerobic hydrocarbon degradation potential in an oil-contaminated mangrove sediment

  Primer Set Forward (F) and Reverse (R) Oligonucleotide Primer Sequences Reference
Primer Set 1 DSR1F F: 5’-ACS CAC TGG AAG CAC GGC GG-3’ [23]
DSR4R R: 5’-GTG TAG CAG TTA CCG CA-3’ [36]
Primer Set 2 DSRp2060F-GC F: 5’-CGC CCG CCG CGC CCC GCG CCC GGC CCG CCG CCC CCG CCC CCA ACA TCG TYC AYA CCC AGG G-3’ [36]
DSR4R R: 5’-GTG TAG CAG TTA CCG CA-3’ [36]
  1. Oligonucleotide primers used in PCR reactions for assessment of the sulphate-reducing bacterial communities and comparison between the 3 studied depths.