I am looking for information regarding methods to culture plasmids in neisseria gonorrhea
Neisseria gonorrhea is usually cultured on Thayer-Martin agar.
Neisseria gonorrhoeae go through this web site i hope it is help to you
Characterization of Plasmid Deoxyribonucleic Acid from Neisseria gonorrhoeaehttp://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=423011
I think you may want to take a look at this:http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=n2bieu4VpXQC&pg=PA86&lpg=PA86&dq=gonorrhea+plasmid+growth&source=web&ots=ESKfWcyGuz&sig=XZ6ppERbXx158HY01zsF2M5dWOg&hl=en&sa=X&oi=book_result&resnum=1&ct=result
There is a section on transformation of N.g. Interestingly it seems that for certain bacteria to take up plasmids, they (the plasmids) must have a certain sequence which the bugs use as a contact point. Also, to be compatent, N.g must have pilli.
Biswas et al 1986
Sox et al 1979