Table 1

Primer sequences used for the competitive polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method

GeneOligonucleotideSequence (5′-3′)PCR products (bp)
TargetMimic
RatSense primerGAT AAG GAC GAT ATG TCA CG200400
APCAntisense primerTGA ATG ATG TTG TGG AGG GC
RatSense primerTCA AGA CAG ATC AGA AGC GA185424
COX-2Antisense primerTAC CTG AGT GTC TTT GAT TG
RatSense primerCGA GGA TGT CAT CAA GGA G350174
COX-1Antisense primerTCA GTG AGG CTG TGT TAA CG
RatSense primerTAC CAC TGG CAT TGT GAT GG198424
β-actinAntisense primerTTA ATG TCA CGC ACG ATT TC
  • Expected size of product is provided in the right hand column.

  • bp, base pair.