PCR-based Detection of Mycobacteria in Sputum Samples Using a Simple and Reliable DNA Extraction Protocol

Biotechniques. 1994 Nov;17(5):844-5.

MeSH terms

  • DNA Primers
  • DNA, Bacterial / isolation & purification*
  • Humans
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis / genetics*
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis / isolation & purification*
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction*
  • RNA, Ribosomal, 16S
  • Sputum / microbiology*
  • Tuberculosis / diagnosis

Substances

  • DNA Primers
  • DNA, Bacterial
  • RNA, Ribosomal, 16S