Patent Number: 6,165,721

Title: Amplification and detection of Salmonella spp

Abstract: Amplification primers and methods for specific amplification and detection of a Salmonella spp. target are disclosed. The primer-target binding sequences are useful for amplification and detection of Salmonella target in a variety of amplification and detection reactions.

Inventors: Rostkowski; Christing A. (Baltimore, MD), McMillian; Ray A. (Timonium, MD), Hellyer; Tobin J. (Owings Mills., MD), Zagouras; Panayiotis (Old Saybrook, CT)

Assignee: Becton Dickinson and Company

International Classification: C12Q 1/68 (20060101); C12Q 001/68 (); C12P 019/34 (); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013