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Volume 24, Number 11—November 2018

Detection of Tickborne Relapsing Fever Spirochete, Austin, Texas, USA

Jack D. Bissett, Suzanne Ledet, Aparna Krishnavajhala, Brittany A. Armstrong, Anna Klioueva, Christopher Sexton, Adam Replogle, Martin E. Schriefer, and Job E. LopezComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Seton Medical Center, Austin Texas, USA (J.D. Bissett, S. Ledet); Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA (A. Krishnavajhala, B.A. Armstrong, J.E. Lopez); Austin Public Health, Austin (A. Klioueva); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA (C. Sexton, A. Replogle, M.E. Schriefer)

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PCR primers used in multilocus sequence analysis of tickborne relapsing fever spirochete, Austin, Texas, USA*

Gene locus and primer
Primer sequence, 5′ → 3′
P10 Rev

*flaB, flagellin B; For, forward; gyrB, gyrase B; Rev, reverse; rrs, 16S rRNA.
†Reported by Le Fleche et al. (19).
‡Reported by Porcella et al. (20).
§Reported by Barbour et al. (21).

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