Synthetic Biology Resources

Created by Mary Williams in Open Forum as public


  1. Focus on Synthetic Biology

    Posted by Mary Williams in Open Forum


  2. A multi-purpose toolkit to enable advanced genome engineering in plants

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Open Forum


  3. Synthetic metabolic pathways for photobiological conversion of CO2 into hydrocarbon fuel

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  4. Multiplexed Gene Editing and Protein Overexpression Using a Tobacco mosaic virus Viral Vector

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  5. A New Barley Stripe Mosaic Virus Allows Large Protein Overexpression for Rapid Function Analysis

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  6. Genetic engineering, synthetic biology and the light reactions of photosynthesis

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  7. From Plough to Pipette – Tools for Crop Development

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  8. Rise of The Plant Machines

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  9. Why Bill Gates is betting on a start-up that prints synthetic DNA

    Posted by Mary Williams



  10. Molecular Plant: Special Issue on Plant Metabolism and Synthetic Biology (2014) 

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  11. Unrestrained markerless trait stacking in Nannochloropsis gaditana through combined genome editing and marker recycling technologies

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  12. Computational design of environmental sensors for the potent opioid fentanyl

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  13. A general strategy to construct small molecule biosensors in eukaryotes

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  14. Engineering synthetic regulatory circuits in plants

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  15. Engineering Quantitative Trait Variation for Crop Improvement by Genome Editing

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  16. Plant SynBio: Feynman and Flowers

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  17. Loop Assembly: a simple and open system for recursive fabrication of DNA circuits

    Posted by Mike Page


  18. A robust gene-stacking method utilizing yeast assembly for plant synthetic biology

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  19. The Sainsbury Laboratory Golden Gate Cloning Tutorial

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  20. Intron-containing algal transgenes mediate efficient recombinant gene expression in the green microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  21. Rational engineering of photosynthetic electron flux enhances light-powered cytochrome P450 activity 

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  22. Application of protoplast technology to CRISPR/Cas9 mutagenesis: from single‐cell mutation detection to mutant plant regeneration

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  23. A Golden Gate Modular Cloning Toolbox for Plants

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Open Forum


  24. GoldenBraid 2.0: A Comprehensive DNA Assembly Framework for Plant Synthetic Biology

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  25. A CRISPR/Cas9 Toolbox for Multiplexed Plant Genome Editing and Transcriptional Regulation

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  26. Photosynthetic artificial organelles sustain and control ATP-dependent reactions in a protocellular system

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  27. Improved Base Editor for Efficiently Inducing Genetic Variations in Rice with CRISPR/Cas9-Guided Hyperactive hAID Mutant

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  28. Synthetic strategies for plant signalling studies: molecular toolbox and orthogonal platforms

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  29. Precise A·T to G·C Base Editing in the Rice Genome

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  30. A CRISPR–Cpf1 system for efficient genome editing and transcriptional repression in plants

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  31. Chimeric 3’ flanking regions strongly enhance gene expression in plants

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  32. Synthetic MicroProteins: Versatile Tools for Posttranslational Regulation of Target Proteins

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  33. Synthetic hormone-responsive transcription factors can monitor and re-program plant development

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  34. A Robotic Platform for High-throughput Protoplast Isolation and Transformation

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology


  35. Synthetic Biology Meets Plant Metabolism

    Posted by Mary Williams in Open Forum


  36. A Green-Light-Responsive System for the Control of Transgene Expression in Mammalian and Plant Cells

    Posted by Steven Burgess in Synthetic Biology