Table 2

Overview of the oligonucleotides used for typing of the CCR2 and CCR5 genes. The primer sequences were obtained from the literature21 22 and the database sequences

PolymorphismTypeOligonucleotides
CCR2 G to A changeFWDTTGTGGGCAACATGATGG
REVGAGCCCACAATGGGAGAGTA
CCR5 32 bp deletionFWDTACCTGGCTGTCGTCCATGC
REVTGACCATGACAAGCAGCG