The budding field of precision genome editing in plants expands with an engineered CRISPR–Cas9 variant named SpRY, which enables mutagenesis of virtually any genomic sequence.
This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution
Access Nature and 54 other Nature Portfolio journals
Get Nature+, our best-value online-access subscription
$29.99 / 30 days
cancel any time
Subscribe to this journal
Receive 12 digital issues and online access to articles
$119.00 per year
only $9.92 per issue
Rent or buy this article
Prices vary by article type
Prices may be subject to local taxes which are calculated during checkout
Zhu, H., Li, C. & Gao, C. Nat. Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. 21, 661–677 (2020).
Ren, Q. et al. Nat. Plants https://doi.org/10.1038/s41477-020-00827-4 (2021).
Walton, R. T., Christie, K. A., Whittaker, M. N. & Kleinstiver, B. P. Science 368, 290–296 (2020).
Jinek, M. et al. Science 337, 816–821 (2012).
Jiang, W. et al. Nat. Biotechnol. 31, 233–239 (2013).
Kleinstiver, B. P. et al. Nature 523, 481–485 (2015).
Nishimasu, H. et al. Science 361, 1259–1262 (2018).
Miller, S. M. et al. Nat. Biotechnol. 38, 471–481 (2020).
Porto, E. M., Komor, A. C., Slaymaker, I. M. & Yeo, G. W. Nat. Rev. Drug Discov. 19, 839–859 (2020).
Westra, E. R. et al. PLoS Genet. 9, e1003742 (2013).
B.P.K. is an inventor on patent applications filed by Mass General Brigham that describe genome engineering technologies, is an advisor to Acrigen Biosciences and consults for Avectas Inc. and ElevateBio. L.T.H. declares no competing interests.
About this article
Cite this article
Hille, L.T., Kleinstiver, B.P. Plant genome editing branches out. Nat. Plants 7, 4–5 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41477-020-00840-7
This article is cited by
Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution (2022)