Synthetic Biology, Natural Diversity

Enhance Directed Evolution with Molecular Breeding

Maxygen offers libraries of genetic diversity with high functional content

  • Cost-effective approach for directed evolution screening campaigns

  • Maxygen assists with library design and overall project development

  • No retained ownership; partners own their libraries and outcomes

Maxygen can perform screening of libraries in certain areas of biotech 


Maxygen is a leader in the application of synthetic biology to directed evolution for protein engineering. The Company’s molecular breeding technology can be applied to the enhancement of protein function in many areas of biotechnology. 


Our DNA synthesis, mutational, assembly, and cloning technologies enable various molecular biology workflows, allowing our partners to save time and explore a wider landscape of opportunities.