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Table 1 Oligonucleotide primers used to detect vector borne protozoan and rickettsial pathogens

From: Canine vector-borne pathogens in semi-domesticated dogs residing in northern Cambodia

Pathogen Specific Gene target (bp) Reference
Babesia spp. Genus 18S rRNA (422–440) [44]
Hepatozoon spp. Genus 18S r RNA (666) [45]
Mycoplasma spp. Genus 16S rRNA (595) [46]
Ehrlichia spp. Genus 16S rRNA (345) [47]
A. platys Species 16S r RNA (678) [47]
SFG rickettsiae Group ompB (252) [48]
R. felis Species gltA (654) [21]
D. immitis Genus 5.8S-ITS2-28S (430–664) [49]