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Build your bioprocess.

We partner with the biomanufacturing industry to accelerate bioproduct development.

Advancing biomanufacturing across the public and private sectors

The Agile BioFoundry is a consortium of national laboratories dedicated to accelerating biomanufacturing and building the bioeconomy. 

We collaborate with industry and academia to rapidly innovate the development of bio-based products.

Get where you want to go, faster.

Discover how the Agile BioFoundry can get you closer to your target.

We unite the unique abilities of the national laboratories through a Design-Build-Test-Learn platform.

Design

Optimize DNA constructs and libraries

Build

Transform into various hosts

Test

Measure performance

Learn

Turn data into predictions

News and Events

New Project with TeselaGen Biotechnology to Develop Tools for Optimizing Fermentation with Machine Learning

August 09, 2021

Our new collaboration will lay the groundwork for deploying machine learning models on community-generated data to accelerate biomanufacturing and commercialization of bioproducts.

Adam Guss: Taming wild microbes for the bioeconomy

August 05, 2021

Adam Guss discusses his path to science and his research in metabolic engineering in this ORNL feature story.

Agile BioFoundry Selects New Collaborations

July 20, 2021

Six new projects have been invited to collaborate with our facilities and scientists to conduct important research in biomanufacturing.

Help us innovate in synthetic biology and biomanufacturing.

Our state-of-the-art capabilities are available to researchers in the public and private sectors.

We serve as a resource of cumulative knowledge to improve the field of biomanufacturing.

Have an idea? Learn more about how to work with us, or get in touch with our team today.