Mission and Values

Mission Statement

Calico’s Mission Statement

Calico (Calico Life Sciences LLC) is an Alphabet-founded research and development company whose mission is to harness advanced technologies and model systems to increase our understanding of the biology that controls human aging. Calico will use that knowledge to devise interventions that enable people to lead longer and healthier lives.

Our core values

  • Innovation

    We believe tackling aging and increasing healthspan can only succeed with cutting-edge science and transformative technology and that both are fueled by intellectual freedom and creativity.

  • Integrity

    We expect everyone to be honest, ethical and trustworthy.

  • Courage

    We aim high, make tough decisions and take smart risks.

  • Accountability

    We value taking personal responsibility and look inward first when things do not go well.

  • Collaboration

    We understand that working together can expand possibilities and capabilities.

  • Generosity of spirit

    We strive to be kind and considerate, respect each other’s individuality and perspectives and graciously share both ideas and credit.

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Calico is currently seeking exceptional candidates who share our passion for understanding the science of aging and developing therapeutics to address age-related diseases.

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