TABLE 2.

Selected original references on M. pneumoniae nucleic acid amplification assays

AuthorsReferenceGene targetPCR product size (bp)
Bernet et al. 43 ATPase operon gene144
Jensen et al. 211 P1 gene153
Van Kuppeveld et al. 428 16S RNA277
de Barbeyrac et al. 96 P1 gene466
Luneberg et al. 275 tuf gene950
Ramirez et al. 339 P1 gene375