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 2023 Funding Opportunity

March 20, 2023

Proposals will leverage the consortium’s world-class capabilities to address challenges in biomanufacturing.

A Wise Tool for Modifying Microbes

March 14, 2023

Agile BioFoundry researchers developed a new DNA editing tool that makes engineering microbes faster.

Agile BioFoundry Selects New Projects

February 22, 2023

Working with scientists at the Agile BioFoundry, these groups will leverage national laboratory capabilities to address challenges 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.