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Table 2 Oligonucleotide primers used in this study to identify vancomycin resistance genes

From: Virulence and antimicrobial resistance factors of Enterococcusspp. isolated from fecal samples from piggery farms in Eastern Cape, South Africa

Gene(s) Size (bp) Primer sequence (5' to 3') Region Ref
vanA 314 AF-GCGCGGTCCACTTGTAGATA 105-124 7
   AR-TGAGCAACCCCCAAACAGTA 399-418  
vanB 220 BF-AGACATTCCGGTCGAGGAAC 844-863 7
   BR-GCTGTCAATTAGTGCGGGAA 1044-1063  
VanC-1 402 C1F-ATCCAAGCTATTGACCCGCT 290-309 7
   C1R-TGTGGCAGGATCGTTTTCAT 672-691  
VanC-2/3 582 C2F-CTAGCGCAATCGAAGCACTC 100-119 7
   C2R-GTAGGAGCACTGCGGAACAA 662-681