Plant Genome Editing

It is helpful to boost the efficiency of crop oriented genetic programming by using gene editing techniques to delete unfavorable genes and improve the target characters accurately. As a benifit from its convenient, accurate, and multi-targets gene editing function, CRISPR-Cas9 has successfully been applied in plant genes to improve the phenotypic characteristics against insect pests and drought. It is expected to be widely used in precise genetic improvement of crops. Precise plant gene editing has also been listed as one of the ten major scientific and technological breakthroughs in 2016. The targeted gene engineering based on CRISPR-Cas9 has gradually replaced traditional plant breeding and genetically modified organism (GMO) methods to improve crop characteristics to ensure thesustainable production of crops.

Application of CRISPR-Cas9 in Plant Genome Editing


Research Strategy

sgRNA and Cas9
  • Gene transfer and sgRNA design within genome or panel
  • Codon optimization for Cas9 to enhance translation in plant cells
sgRNA and Cas9
  • Syno® 2.0 gene synthesis and vectors construction platform
  • Syno® 3.0 sgRNA library construction platform
  • Vector design for multi-mode species
Verification and analysis of
functions in vitro
  • SSA activity Detection
  • Cleavage in vitro Activity detection
  • Endogenous active cleavage


  • One-stop solution
  • Synbio Technologies provides complete solutions from sgRNA design, Cas9 codon optimization, sgRNA and Cas9 synthesis and constructionto activity detection.

  • Patented technology platform
  • Synbio Technologies’ patented sgRNA design software provides efficient and accurate designs for multiple species.

  • Patented NG® Codon optimization
  • Optimize Cas9 protein to ensure its efficient translation in plant cells.