At Cytokinetics, we draw on a set of corporate values that drive our actions and behaviors on a daily basis within our organization and our community.
Defined by Science
We believe that the role of our organization is to discover, develop and commercialize innovative and novel therapeutic solutions. We commit to pursuing novel drug candidates that are based on strong therapeutic hypotheses and leverage our unique expertise in cell biology.
Powered by Innovation
We believe that the key to converting interesting scientific discoveries into therapeutic solutions for patients is through innovation throughout our research and development activities. We focus our research on novel mechanisms of action that allow for innovative breakthroughs. We approach clinical development with an eye towards innovative designs and clinical endpoints that ensure we fully characterize our drug candidates. We believe that innovation is the key to making quantum leaps forward in the treatment of patients with grievous diseases and medical conditions.
Inspired by Patients
We believe that our primary purpose above all other priorities is to find innovative therapeutic solutions for patients suffering from life-threatening illness, such as heart failure and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. We are united in our focus towards improving the lives of these patients and their families. We remember that by keeping the patients as our top priority, we will never fail our other stakeholders.