September 28, 2021
Harnessing the Biomanufacturing Potential of a Non-Model Microorganism
A new collaboration with LanzaTech will target bio-based production of a precursor to rubber.
August 09, 2021
New Project with TeselaGen Biotechnology to Develop Tools for Optimizing Fermentation with Machine Learning
Our new collaboration will lay the groundwork for deploying machine learning models on community-generated data to accelerate biomanufacturing and commercialization of bioproducts.
August 05, 2021
Adam Guss: Taming Wild Microbes for the Bioeconomy
Adam Guss discusses his path to science and his research in metabolic engineering in this ORNL feature story.
July 20, 2021
Agile BioFoundry Selects New Collaborations
Six new projects have been invited to collaborate with our facilities and scientists to conduct important research in biomanufacturing.
June 21, 2021
Case Study: Agile BioFoundry Enables Scale-Up of Lygos' Sustainable Bioproduct
A two-year collaboration between the Agile BioFoundry and Lygos resulted in a 20-fold increase in production of bio-based isobutyric acid.
March 26, 2021
Agile BioFoundry Participates in 2021 BETO Peer Review
BETO projects were presented to the public and reviewed by external subject-matter experts.
March 15, 2021
Case Study: Machine Learning Opens New Doors in Bioproduct Development
A groundbreaking project is changing Lygos' approach to synthetic biology.
March 15, 2021
Agile BioFoundry, Lygos will Generate the Largest Multi-Omics Dataset to Accelerate Machine Learning Capabilities for Organic Acid Development
Scientists will generate more than 500,000 data points to help optimize strain performance, increase operational efficiencies and improve production for malonic acid.
February 19, 2021
Case Study: Producing High-Value Chemicals from Renewable Sources
Biotechnology company Visolis teamed up with the Agile BioFoundry to explore new feedstocks and microbes that are cheaper, more reliable, and perform well.
January 26, 2021
Agile BioFoundry Launches New Website
Our website has been updated to better communicate our mission, collaborations, and capabilities.