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 decarbonizing the economy. 

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.


Optimize DNA constructs and libraries


Transform into various hosts


Measure performance


Turn data into predictions

News and Events

Agile BioFoundry Selects New Projects to Decarbonize Industries and Accelerate Innovation

September 11, 2023

The selected projects will contribute to decarbonizing energy-intensive industries and developing sustainable aviation fuels. 

ABF, NSF Select New Projects to Advance the U.S. Bioeconomy

August 29, 2023

Researchers will collaborate with the ABF to accelerate innovation and develop new biomanufacturing approaches.

2023 Agile BioFoundry Industry Listening Day Recap

August 21, 2023

The event provided an opportunity for 50+ attendees from industry and academia to provide feedback on ABF’s activities.

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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.