NEW 2021 Directed Funding Opportunity

Collaborate with the Agile BioFoundry and utilize our world-class capabilities.

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.

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

Case Study: Producing high-value chemicals from renewable sources

February 19, 2021

Biotechnology company Visolis teamed up with the Agile BioFoundry to explore new feedstocks and microbes that are cheaper, more reliable, and perform well.

Agile BioFoundry Launches New Website

January 26, 2021

Our website has been updated to better communicate our mission, collaborations, and capabilities.

Agile BioFoundry Announces 2021 Directed Funding Opportunity

January 21, 2021

The Agile BioFoundry is overseeing a directed funding opportunity for industry and academic partners to utilize our capabilities.

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.