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Review Article

Emerging Rapid Resistance Testing Methods for Clinical Microbiology Laboratories and Their Potential Impact on Patient Management

Table 4

DNA-FISH-probes detecting linezolid resistance in enterococci. Locked nucleic acids (LNA) were used at the mismatch position (bold, underlined print) within in probes.

TargetProbeProbe sequence

Wild typeLZD-WT5′-CCC-AGC-TCG-CGT-GC-3′
Linezolid resistance mutation (G2567T)LZD-res5′-CCC-AGC-TAG-CGT-GC-3′