Chines Journal of Vector Biology and Control ›› 2010, Vol. 21 ›› Issue (3): 275-280.

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Research advance in DNA barcode technology

 MA Ying, LU Liang   

  1. 1 Department of Vector Biology and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 102206, China; 2 Institute for Endemic Disease Prevention and Control, Xining 811602, Qinghai Province, China
  • Received:2010-01-15 Online:2010-06-20 Published:2010-06-20
  • Contact: LU Liang, Email:
  • Supported by:

    Supported by the Special Infectious Disease Programme of the Ministry of Science & Technology, China (No. 2008ZX10004-010)



  1. 1 中国疾病预防控制中心传染病预防控制所媒介生物控制室(北京 102200);2 青海省地方病预防控制所鼠疫防治科(青海 西宁 811602)
  • 通讯作者: 鲁亮,Email:
  • 作者简介:马英(1973-),女,硕士研究生,从事鼠疫防制研究。
  • 基金资助:



The DNA barcode technology enables rapid, accurate detection and identification of species through the use of short standardized DNA fragments. This paper reviews the major research methods, advancing progress and current difficulties and controversies of DNA barcodes, the possibility of global adoption of this technology and the highlights in the DNA barcode research at the present, and analyzes the prospect of domestic application of this technology.

Key words: DNA barcode, Species identification, Analytic method



关键词: DNA条形码, 物种鉴定, 分析方法

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