Providing knowledge and opportunity to the next generation of scientists
Learning by solving real-world problems
Training new scientists through high-impact research
Solving important environmental and biomedical problems
Environmental microbiology research at Oak Crest can be subdivided broadly into three main areas. Biocatalysis involves an integrated approach, where environmental samples are screened for bacteria capable of high solvent tolerance and the ability to stereoselectively oxidize prochiral organic compounds into enantiopure products of value to synthetic organic chemists. A library of organisms is being developed to afford br...more
Since completing its move to the city of Monrovia in May 2016, the Oak Crest Institute of Science has been making its p...
Monrovia City Manager Oliver Chi announced yesterday (May 18, 2017) that plans are underway with the Oak Crest Institute...