plasmid mediated antibiotic resistance in neisseria gonorrhea

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mohammad reza s...
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plasmid mediated antibiotic resistance in neisseria gonorrhea

I am looking for information regarding methods to culture plasmids in neisseria gonorrhea

A Timmer
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Neisseria gonorrhea is

Neisseria gonorrhea is usually cultured on Thayer-Martin agar. 
 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thayer-Martin_agar
 

Tirumal Rao
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Neisseria gonorrhoeae go

Neisseria gonorrhoeae go through this web site i hope it is help to you

Characterization of Plasmid Deoxyribonucleic Acid from Neisseria gonorrhoeae
http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=423011

Thanks,
 
 

Jason King
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I think you may want to take

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