Magazine Article | September 8, 2017

Cytokinetics: Keeping Its Sights On Independence

Source: Life Science Leader

By Wayne Koberstein, Executive Editor, Life Science Leader magazine
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Can a biopharma company have a soul? If so, the soul should be one that endures. “The biology is the soul of our company,” says Robert Blum, president and CEO of Cytokinetics. “We have pioneered an area of biology — muscle activation — proven to offer a compelling pharmacology. Being the experts in the underlying science has enabled us to develop our expertise in the clinical research, and hopefully also affords us competitive advantages in the potential commercialization of our investigational medicines.”