bluegrassBio is a nonprofit molecular and cellular biology lab. If you’re conducting public-benefit research in the Monterey Bay area and would like help with common tasks (PCR, cloning, fluorescence microscopy, spectrophotometry), feel free to contact us below.


Brad Misik

Brad Misik

Senior Scientist

Luciano Formilan

Luciano Formilan

Board Member


An antibody test using a recombinant source for viral antigens.

SARS-CoV-2 Pseudo Infectivity Assay

Utilizing a GFP-fused receptor binding domain to assess the efficacy of various functional antibodies and mutations in vitro.

Plankton Sampling

Cataloging the species diversity of zoo- and phytoplankton communities from the Monterey Bay to detect potential HABs.


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