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Table 1 Oligonucleotide probes used for the detection of avian haemosporidian parasites by chromogenic in situ hybridization

From: A citizen science-based survey of avian mortality focusing on haemosporidian infections in wild passerine birds

Probe Sequence Work concentration Target References
Plasmo18S_1 5′-CTTAAACTTCCTTGTGTTAGACACACAAT-3′ 1 ng/100 µl Plasmodium spp. Present study
Haemo18S_1 5′-GCTAACCGTAGTTATAGTCGCCATCTC-3′ 1 ng/100 µl Haemoproteus (Parahaemoproteus) spp. Himmel et al. [56]
Leuco18S_1 5′-TAGGACTCCCCACTTGTCTTTTTCTTGA-3′ 1 ng/100 µl Leucocytozoon spp. Himmel et al. [56]
Prel18S 5′-ACCATTTAACACGTATCCGATAAAGCATTACC-3′ 10 ng/100 µl Plasmodium relictum (SGS1) Present study
Pelo18S 5′-CAACTGTTACATTGGGACGCCTTT-3′ 10 ng/100 µl Plasmodium elongatum (GRW06) Present study