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Home Archive 2018 № 4 DEVELOPMENT OF RECOMBINANT POSITIVE CONTROL FOR Francisella tularensis DETECTION BY Q-PCR O. B. Zlenko, A. P. Gerilovych
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"Biotechnologia Acta" V. 11, No 4, 2018

Р. 68-72, Bibliography 8, English
Universal Decimal Classification: 79.841.95:577.2.08:579.252.5:619:616.98-076


O. B. Zlenko, A. P. Gerilovych

National Scientific Center “Institute of Experimental and Clinical Veterinary Medicine” of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv

The aim of the work was to construct and test the recombinant positive control for F. tularensis detection by a real-time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR). The molecular TA-cloning of pTZ57_F/R plasmid ligated with tul4 gene PCR product into DH5α E. coli. The minimal detection level in qPCR was one copy number per reaction. The obtained positive control was highly sensitive, specific and safe qPCR in the laboratory tularemia diagnostics.

Key words: . ecombinant positive control, qPCR., tularemia, molecular cloning.

© Palladin Institute of Biochemistry of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2018

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