TABLE 2.

Oligonucleotide primers used for PCR amplification and sequencing in this study

Gene and primer(s)Oligonucleotide sequenceReference
bla IMP
    IMP-15′-CTACCGCAGCAGAGTCTTTG-3′22a
    IMP-25′-AACCAGTTTTGCCTTACCAT-3′
    IMP-135′-ATCCAAGCAGCAAGCGCGTTA-3′ 3
    IMP-155′-CGTGCTGCTGCAACGACTTGT-3′
aacA4
    A-15′-GTAACATCGTTGCTGCTCCA-3′This study
    A-25′-GGTTCGAGCACTGGTTGAGT-3′This study
    A-35′-CGTTTGGATCTTGGTGACCT-3′This study
catB8 CB-15′-GTCATCACGATCTGGAAGCA-3′This study
bla OXA-10 J-15′-GCTAATGCCGTACTCGAAAGA-3′This study
Class I integron
    INT-5CS5′-CTTCTAGAAAACCGAGGATGC-3′ 21
    INT-3CS5′-CTCTCTAGATTTTAATGCGGATG-3′
bla VIM
    VIMF5′-ATGGTGTTTGGTCGCATATC-3′ 20
    VIMB5′-TGGGCCATTCAGCCAGATC-3′