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Table 2 Detection of Borrelia sp DNA in lungs and heart of rodents using LightMix® and ‘’in house” nested PCR, both targeting ospA gene

From: Detection, identification and genotyping of Borrellia spp. in rodents in Slovenia by PCR and culture

Findings Sample Apodemus flavicollis Myodes glareolus Apodemus sylvaticus Apodemus flavicollis Myodes glareolus Neomys anomalus Crocidura suaveolens
   Retrospective (year 2012) Prospective (year 2013)
ospA pos Lungs ND 1 6 0 0
LightMix pos heart 13 17 2 9 8 0 0
ospA neg Lungs ND 13 15 5 1
LightMix neg heart 114 63 0 9 13 5 1
ospA neg Lungs ND 3 0 0 0
LightMix pos heart 28 14 0 0 0 0 0
ospA pos Lungs ND 0 1 0 0
LightMix neg heart 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
All Lungs ND 18 22 5 1
heart 155 94 2 18 22 5 1
  1. ND – not done