Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C.
May 16-19, 2022

Forge Biologics

Grove City,  OH 
United States
  • Booth: 214

We look forward to connecting with you throughout ASGCT!

Forge Biologics is a hybrid gene therapy contract manufacturing and clinical-stage therapeutics development company. Forge’s mission is to enable access to life changing gene therapies and help bring them from idea to reality. Forge has a 200,000+ square foot facility in Columbus, Ohio, The Hearth, to serve as its headquarters. The Hearth is a custom-designed cGMP facility dedicated to AAV vector manufacturing and will host end-to-end manufacturing services to accelerate gene therapy programs from preclinical through clinical and commercial stage manufacturing. By taking a patients-first approach, Forge aims to accelerate the timelines of these transformative medicines for those who need them the most.  To learn more, visit

Brands: - Ignition Cell Line - pEMBR Ad Helper Plasmid - Blaze Vector Production (research scale manufacturing) - Process & analytical development - cGMP manufacturing from 50-5,000L - Regulatory services


  • Blaze Vector Production (research scale AAV)
    Forge developed Blaze Vector Production, our research scale AAV offering, to help academic scientists and gene therapy developers access turnkey, scalable research-grade vector production....

  • Clients use Blaze for:

    • Generating research grade AAV
    • Identifying lead therapeutic candidate
    • Understanding the manufacturability of their vector
    • Seamless scale up to cGMP


    • 1-50L scale
    • Our proprietary Ignition Cells™ that have a clear, well-documented history and are optimized for scalable suspension growth
    • Established process for many standard AAV serotypes