TABLE 2.

Selected original references on M. pneumoniae nucleic acid amplification assays

AuthorsReferenceGene targetPCR product size (bp)
Bernet et al.43ATPase operon gene144
Jensen et al.211P1 gene153
Van Kuppeveld et al.42816S RNA277
de Barbeyrac et al.96P1 gene466
Luneberg et al.275tuf gene950
Ramirez et al.339P1 gene375