By Jason Smith   • Glioblastoma multiforme (“GBM”) is uniformly fatal • A new drug in clinical trials offers hope to patients who have failed other treatments • Medicenna’s MDNA55 targets tumors and unblinds the immune system by purging the protective tumor micro-environment (“TME”)   Brain cancers will cause nearly 17,000 deaths this year in…

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By Ryan Aceman   • #FFCON19 is set to showcase the importance of being fearless to succeed in Fintech • 12 cutting-edge companies will compete in a ground-breaking pitch competition • Key emerging trends from tech and investment realms will be highlighted   Where finance and technology meet, lies one of the most fascinating sectors…

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Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC) is developing an intravenously delivered immuno-oncolytic virus called pelareorep, for the treatment of solid tumors and hematological malignancies. Pelareorep is a non-pathogenic, proprietary isolate of the unmodified reovirus that: 1) induces selective tumor lysis, and 2) promotes an inflamed tumor phenotype through innate and adaptive immune responses. The company’s clinical…

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Silver Bull Resources, Inc. (TSX: SVB) is a Canadian based mineral exploration company engaged in exploring and developing the “Sierra Mojada” located in Coahuila, Mexico. The project is 100 per cent owned and operated by Silver Bull Resources, Inc. and is part of a large land package consisting of 20 mining concessions totalling 4,715 hectares…

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CO2 GRO Inc. (TSX.V: GROW) is dedicated to increasing the growth of all indoor and outdoor value plants using our advanced CO2 technologies. They increase our clients’ plant yields in a safe, sustainable and economic way. The company owns a worldwide license to saturate water with CO2 gas and a CO2 foliar spray global PCT…

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Lithoquest Diamonds Inc. (TSX.V: LDI) is focused on discovering a new field of diamond-bearing kimberlites on its 100% owned North Kimberley Diamond Project in Western Australia. The company has identified several high-priority target areas for follow-up in 2019 and is actively developing additional zones of interest.     Jim Gordon: Hi, I’m Jim Gordon, and…

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By Ryan Aceman   Canada boasts a thriving tech ecosystem comprised of inventive entrepreneurs, significant access to capital, and international scope. This ecosystem is apparent from the rise of companies such as Shopify and Slack, which began as start-ups in Canada, eventually going on to become global leaders in their respective industries.   “Maple Syrup…

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Biome Grow Inc. (CSE: BIO) is built to become the next Canadian cannabis conglomerate. Diversified in its holdings, Biome is steered by leaders in the cannabis space — in finance, growing technologies, regulatory affairs, business building and marketing. This team has learned from the mistakes and successes of the cannabis companies that have come before…

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By Jason Smith   • AI helps commercial buildings achieve peak energy savings of up to 20% annually • mCloud is using AI and IoT to help building owners and lessees save on their HVAC and lighting costs • The company is also applying AI to maximize wind energy production and transformers   Artificial intelligence…

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By Ryan Aceman   The mining industry’s flagship event, the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference (VRIC), is coming back to Vancouver between January 20-21. With 20 years of event production experience, the conference has become the largest scale mining event of its kind.   VRIC aims to synthesize the mining ecosystem from executives to investors, by…

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