Culture & Values

We aim to be a global leader in translating microRNA discoveries into breakthrough therapies that improve human health. We believe that by hiring the brightest, most talented individuals, people who share our passion for innovative science, we will be able to fulfill that mission.

Our culture is one where creativity and teamwork are encouraged and success is celebrated. We engage our talented and diverse workforce through several opportunities. These opportunities include:

  • Access to scientific expertise. miRagen collaborates with leading laboratories and scientists to discover and develop miRNA-targeting therapeutics to create new, life-improving possibilities for millions of patients. This early access to high-potential discoveries gives us a strategic advantage, while also providing our staff members with opportunities to make a real difference.
  • Geographic center of excellence. Several of the nation’s top research facilities are located right in our backyard, giving miRagen employees access to academic centers well-known for their pioneering contributions to science and advancements in modern medicine. These institutions include The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, The Colorado Science & Technology Park at Fitzsimons, The Anshutz Medical Campus, Colorado State University, and the University of Colorado at Boulder – home to four Nobel laureates and one of only 34 U.S. research universities invited to join the prestigious Association of American Universities (
  • Living our mission. We are committed to improving human health through our work and our play. We understand the importance of a healthy lifestyle and foster an environment conducive to work-life balance and wellness that is enhanced by the many outdoor activities nearby.