Table 5. Oligonucleotides used for mtDNA quantification
NoSequence motifPrimer sequence (5′→3′)
1aMitochondria‐encoded CytB forTATCCGCCATCCCATACATT
1bMitochondria‐encoded CytB revGTGTGAGGGTGGGACTGTCT
2aMitochondria‐encoded CoxI forCCTGACTGGCATTGTATTAGCA
2bMitochondria‐encoded coxi revAGTGGAAGTGGGCTACAACG
3aMitochondria‐encoded ATP6 forGCCCTAGCCCACTTCTTACC
3bMitochondria‐encoded ATP6 revCAGGGCTATTGGTTGAATGAG
4aNuclear‐encoded ATP5B forAAGCTGTGGCAAAAGCTGAT
4bNuclear‐encoded ATP5B revTAGGGGCAAGGAGAGAGACA
5aNuclear gene desert region chr10 forGGCTAATCCTCTATGGGAGTCTGTC
5bNuclear gene desert region chr10 revCCAGGTGCTCAAGGTCAACATC