Table 2

 Oligonucleotides for PCR detection of HTLV-I proviral DNA

FunctionNucleotide sequence (5′ to 3′)Position*
*GenBank Accession No. J02029.
PCR, polymerase chain reaction; HTLV-I, human T lymphotropic virus type I.
PrimerGGC TCC GTT GTC TGC ATG TA7765–7784
PrimerAAT CAT AGG CGT GCC ATC GG8091–8072
ProbeCCT AAT AAT TCT ACC CGA AGA CTG TTT GCC7932–7961