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Table 4 Primers for RT-PCR amplification of nucleoprotein (NP) gene of avian influenza type A virus

From: Surveillance of avian influenza virus type A in semi-scavenging ducks in Bangladesh

Target gene Primer ID *Primer sequences (5′-3′) Amplicon size (bp) Reference
Nucleoprotein (NP) NP-1200 (Forward) CAG RTA CTG GGC HAT AAG RAC 330 [21]
  NP-1529 (Reverse) GCA TTG TCT CCG AAG AAA TAAG   
  1. * Inclusions of degenerate nucleotides are indicated in bold. Codes for mixed bases position: R = A/G, H = A/T/C.