Our mission is to discover and develop patient-directed therapies for cancer patients who need life-saving treatment by understanding what drives their disease. We celebrate a diversity of perspectives and champion creative thinking to achieve our ambitious goals.
At Ikena, we celebrate a diversity of perspectives and champion creative thinking to achieve our ambitious goals.
Make It Count
Be deliberate and relentless in pursuit of our mission.
Support The Hive
Be generous in sharing time and talents with others, leverage the unique perspectives of those around you, and have fun.
Make Fresh Tracks
Be curious, have confidence to take strategic risks, and find opportunities to innovate.
“You can sense the excitement when you walk through the door each day. There is a communal dedication to help each other excel, so you already know from the start you’ve got the support needed to succeed.”
“As a scientist, I value Ikena’s approach of vetting the translational science at a very early stage of the drug development process, and then putting significant effort into disease indication and patient selection.”
“Ikena has given me the chance to make an immediate impact, while continuously building on prior experiences to grow and advance my career.”