Selective Detection of Campylobacter jejuni, C. coli, Arcobacter butzleri and Helicobacter pylori by Polymerase Chain Reaction

Campylobacter jejuni, C. coli, Arcobacter butzleri와 Helicobacter pylori의 PCR에 의한 분리검출

  • Lee, Young-Duck (Department of Food and Bioengineering, Kyungwon University) ;
  • Park, Jong-Hyun (Department of Food and Bioengineering, Kyungwon University)
  • 이영덕 (경원대학교 식품생물공학과) ;
  • 박종현 (경원대학교 식품생물공학과)
  • Published : 2002.12.01


Campylobacter, Arcobacter, and Helicobacter, classified into the same rRNA superfamily VI by taxonomy, cause food-borne diseases, stomach ulcer, and gastric cancer. To detect each strain selectively from contaminated foods, PCR, multiplex-PCR, and restricion fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) were applied on Campylobacter, Arcobacter, and Helicobacter. The same PCR products could be detected using CHA primer targeted for 16S rRNA of Campylobacter, Arcobacter, and Helicobacter. To detect C. jejuni and C. coli from A. butzleri and H. pylori, pg50/pg3 primer targeted for fla A gene was used, and for A. butzleri, Arco2/Butz primer targeted for 23S rRNA was utilized. For H. pylori detection, icd1/icd2 primer targeted for isocitrate dehydrogenase gene was employed, and JEJ1/JEJ2 primer targeted for ceuE gene was effective for C. jejuni detection from the three strains. C. jejuni, C. coli could be separated from A. butzleri and H. pylori through PCR-RFLP using restriction enzyme Dde I. Such primers would be effective for detecting each strain selectively through PCR when C. jejuni, C. coli, A butzleri and H. pylori are contaminated together.

Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Helicobacter는 분류학적으로 동일한 rRNA superfamily Ⅵ로 식중독 이외에도 위궤양, 위암, 유산 및 신경 장애를 유발한다. Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Helicobacter를 오염된 식품 등에서 선택적으로 검출하기 위해 PCR, multiplex-PCR, RFLP(restriction fragment length polymorphism)의 기법을 이용하였다. Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Helicobacter의 16S rRNA를 target으로 하는 CHA primer를 사용하여 동일한 PCR product의 검출할 수 있었다. C. jejuni와 C.coli를 A. butzleri와 H. pylori로부터 선택적으로 검출하기 위해 fla A gene을 target으로 하는 pg3, p50을 사용하였으며, A. butzleri는 23S rRNA를 target으로 하는 Arco2, Butz를 이용했다. 또한 H. pyloyi는 isocitrate dehydrogenase gene을 target으로 하는 icd1, icd2를 사용하였고, C. jejuni는 ceuE gene을 target으로 하는 JEJ1, JEJ2를 이용하여 효과적으로 분리검출이 이루어졌다. 또한 제한효소 Dde I 을 사용하여 PCR-RFLP를 통해 C. jejuni, C. coli를 A. butzleri, H. pylori로부터 분리할 수가 있었다. 따라서 이러한 primer를 이용하여 C. jejuni, C. coli, A. butzleri, H. pylori가 함께 오염되었을 때 각각 균주의 선택적인 검출이 가능할 것이다.



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