Direct PCR of intact bacteria (colony PCR)

Michael E. Woodman, Christina R. Savage, William K. Arnold, Brian Stevenson

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Abstract

This protocol describes an efficient method for screening intact bacteria for the presence of desired DNA sequences using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR). This method is commonly referred to as colony PCR.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)A.3D.1-A.3D.7
JournalCurrent Protocols in Microbiology
Volume2016
DOIs
StatePublished - 2016

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Publisher Copyright:
© 2016 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Keywords

  • Bacteria
  • PCR
  • screen

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Virology

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