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Table 1 Primers used for PCR detection of Toxoplasma gondii oocysts in fecal samples

From: High prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii oocyst shedding in stray and pet cats (Felis catus) in Virginia, United States

Primer pair TOX4/TOX5 TOXF/TOXR
Forward sequence 5’-CGCTGCAGGGAGGAAGACGAAAGTTG-3’ 5’-GGAGGACTGGCAACCTGGTGTCG-3’
Reverse sequence 5’-CGCTGCAGACACAGTGCATCTGGATT-3’ 5’-TTGTTTCACCCGGACCGTTTAGCAG-3’
Expected product size 529 bp 129 bp
Reference [13, 30, 31] [29]
  1. Sequences of primers used in this study to detect Toxoplasma gondii.