The Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities (ABRF) is an international scientific society dedicated to advancing technologies, education and communication and reproducible research in operations of shared scientific resources.
ABRF is a unique membership association comprising over 900 members working within or in the support of resource and research biotechnology laboratories. Our members represent over 340 laboratories and administrative offices in government, academia, research, industry and commercial settings. The ABRF promotes the education and career advancement of scientists through conferences, a quarterly journal, publication of research group studies and conference travel awards. The society also sponsors multi-center research studies designed to help members incorporate new biotechnologies into their laboratories.