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Table 1 DNA, RNA, and RCA analysis for MCPyV detection

From: Merkel cell polyomavirus in Merkel cell carcinoma of Italian patients

ID Gender DNA RNA RCA
   β- globin LT1 VP1 LT3 M1/2 LT5 VP 1.3 P1 P3 P6 P9 P 12 LT2 LT1 Nested M1/2 β- actin LT1 Nested M1/2  
1 M + + + + + - + + - + + - - + + + -
2 F + + - + - - - + - - - - - + + + -
3 M + - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - +
4 M + - - + - - - + - - + - - - + - -
5 M + - - - - - - - - - - - - + + - -
6 F + - - - - - - - - - - - - - + - +
7 M + - + + - - - + - - + - - - + + -
8 F + - - - - - - - - - - - - + + - -
9 M + - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - -
  1. ID identification number of MCC patients; RCA, rolling circle amplification; LT1, LT3, M1/2, LT5, LT2 viral large T genes; VP1, VP1.3 viral caspid genes; P1, P3, P6, P9, P12 gene-specific primers for MCPyV detection by Feng et al. [5].