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About the Bioexpression and Fermentation Facility

Team photo
Front Row: Michelle Lewis, Claire Edwards,Nancy Garrison, Nichole Calhoun, Ruihua Dong, Ruth Davis, Lisa Hill
Back Row: Ron Garrison, Tariq Taylor, Zach Meyers, Gabe Eschedor, David Blum
Not Pictured: Jon Wing

 

About Our Facility

The Bioexpression and Fermentation Facility (BFF) in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Georgia provides state-of-the-art equipment and wide-ranging expertise in biotechnological applications to academic and industry clients. Our array of services can be tailored to meet your needs.

About Our Services

Established in 1967, the BFF has grown and maintained an array of state-of-the-art equipment. BFF resource experts speed the pace of your research, development and manufacturing.

About Our Clients

BFF is experienced in transferring processes to commercial manufacturers. 

  • Pre-clinical Pharmaceuticals
  • Biological Reagents
  • Biofuels
  • Industrial Biotech
  • Academic Research

About Our Equipment

  • Fermentation equipment from 750mL to 750L
  • Downstream processing equipment including homogenization (12k psi), TFF (10 m2) & hollow fiber (up to 12 m2)
  • Preparative & Analytical HPLC
  • Low pressure chromatography (up to 3 L/min.)
  • Array of chromatography equipment for projects (up to 25L packed column)
  • Shelf Lyophilizers (Purified proteins only)

Support us

We appreciate your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click here to learn more about giving.

Every dollar given has a direct impact upon our students and faculty.