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Headquarters South San Francisco, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (CYTK)
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

Cytokinetics studies the cytoskeleton to get to the heart of the problem. The biopharmaceutical firm's drug development technologies aim to treat disease by modulating muscle function through manipulation of the cytoskeleton (biological infrastructure of cells). Its pipeline includes lead candidate omecamtiv mecarbil, which is designed for the treatment of heart failure based on a cytoskeletal protein in the heart muscle. It is being developed in collaboration with Amgen. Its other lead candidate, CK-2017357, is in development as a treatment for amyotrophic lateral... More

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Cytokinetics President, CEO, and Director Robert I. Blum

Robert I. Blum

President, CEO, and Director

It felt like family here and I wish I were still there (I was part of the lay offs).

  Former Human Resources Coordinator in South San Francisco, CA

Pros: Excellent work environment, culture & people. It was a very familial, friendly place to work and the type of place where you enjoyed coming into work every day. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in South San Francisco, CA Oct 2007 – Reviewed Oct 14, 2009

Interview Details – Responded to Craigslist ad, phone screen with staff member, then 1:1 interview with hiring manager and team members. Positive overall first impressions regarding knowledge and competencyFull Interview

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