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Cannabis stocks fail to “surge” on Recreational Marijuana legalization news

Cronos Group Inc. (CVE:MJN) shares tacked on a 13.4 percent gain in active trading yesterday, with just over 1 million shares trading hands, while Canopy Growth Corp (TSE:WEED) rose by 11.1 percent to close at $10.98 a share on. volume of 5.7 mission shares and Aphria Inc. (TSE:APH) added $0.08 to close the day at $6.35 on volume of 1.9 million shares.

On Sunday, the Canadian government issued a statement through its official news agency, the CBC, indicating that an announcement will be made on April 10th, 2017, that will confirm the legalization of marijuana for all purposes (recreational, medical, cultural, etc) by July 1st 2018.

Cananbis stocks on Monday, however, were largely unmoved by the news, with Aurora Cannabis, Aphria and Canopy Growth Corp trading slightly higher but consistent with normal daily market price fluctuations (despite the sensational and …

Replicel Life Sciences Inc (CVE:RP) (OTCMKTS:REPCF) (FRA:P6P2) is after one of the elusive holy grails of modern medicine: a cure for pattern baldness.

Replicel Life Sciences: A Cure for Baldness and Other Essential Remedies

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Replicel Life Sciences Inc (CVE:RP) (OTCMKTS:REPCF) (FRA:P6P2) is after one of the elusive holy grails of modern medicine: a cure  for pattern baldness.

Thirty-five million men – over 10 percent of the population – are thus afflicted in the United States, and globally, that number is well over a quarter of a billion.

RepliCel recently completed a Phase 1 Clinical Trial that has moved the company that much closer to realizing that goal, and from an investor perspective, the news could not be better.

Importantly, RepliCel is not purporting to have a cure – yet. But the completion of this clinical trial is an important step in advancing toward that objective.

While the trial did not specifically seek to address whether or not the technology is effective, it did establish unequivocally the safety of the procedure. According to …

Newrange Gold Corp (CVE:NRG) is gold exploration company that is embarking on a new life with an historical mine project in Nevada with eye-popping (non-43-101 compliant) historical grades.

Newrange Gold Corp’s Pamlico Project is Raising Eyebrows

Newrange Gold Corp (CVE:NRG) (OTCMKTS:CMBPF)(FRA:X6C)  is gold exploration company that is embarking on a new life with an historical mine project in Nevada with eye-popping (non-43-101 compliant) historical grades.

As stated in the company’s press release of November 3rd, 2016, “Discovered around 1884, more than 300 historic mine workings explore approximately 100 veins on the property. With only 104 drill shallow holes on the property, multiple highly prospective drill targets remain entirely untested and all known mineralization remains open to expansion.

Sawcut channel sample results from the decline at Pamlico

Sawcut channel sample results from the decline at Pamlico

I interviewed CEO Robert Carrignton at their booth at PDAC earlier this month, and here is what he had to say.

James West:  Robert you had spent a lot of time in Colombia, and when markets went soft in the last five years, you sort of changed it up and …

S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) lost 1 percent on Wednesday as profit taking on NexOptic Technology Corp (CVE:NXO) and a race to the exits in Saint Jean Carbon Inc (CVE:SJL) brought the index down after a fairly promising start.

S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) lower on NexOptic Technology Corp (CVE:NXO) St Jean Carbon Inc (CVE:SJL) Emblem Corp (CVE:EMC)

S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) lost 1 percent on Wednesday as profit taking on NexOptic Technology Corp (CVE:NXO) and a race to the exits in Saint Jean Carbon Inc (CVE:SJL) brought the index down after a fairly promising start.

Offsetting the downside was a stellar first day of trading by The Hypothecary Corporation (CVE:THCX) which finished the day up $0.80, or a handy double to close at $1.55 on 3.6 million shares traded. Aphria Inc. (CVE:APH) also turned in a solid performance levitating by $0.12 on the day to close at $6.39 on volume of 1.8 million shares after it was prominently featured in not one but two press releases.

Aphria graduated to the TSX senior board, following Canopy Growth Corp (TSE:WEED) and CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (TSE:CMED) becoming the third ACMPR-licensed grower of medical cannabis in Canada to grace that …

Patriot One Technologies Inc (CVE:PAT) (OTCMKTS:PTOTF) (FRA:0PL) recent spate of announcements demonstrates in no uncertain terms just how welcome its disruptive weapons detection system is among security professionals tasked with protecting the world's most targeted institutions.

Patriot One Technologies Inc (CVE:PAT, OTCMKTS:PTOTF) Builds Momentum in the Security Technology Industry

Sponsored Content Patriot One Technologies Inc (CVE:PAT) (OTCMKTS:PTOTF) (FRA:0PL) recent spate of announcements demonstrates in no uncertain terms just how welcome its disruptive weapons detection system is among security professionals tasked with protecting the world’s most targeted institutions. Last week, for example, the company announced that a “prominent Jewish Community Center” has elected to install the company’s NForce Weapons Detection System on a trial basis in Miami.

The next day, Patriot One disclosed that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of North Dakota for a “real-world pilot study aimed at evaluating product efficacy in this active public environment”.

ISC West – Patriot One Panels

The week culminated with the announcement that CEO Martin Cronin and Advisory Board member Governor Tom Ridge would host a panel at ISCWest, which is largest event in the U.S. for the physical …

Kootenay Zinc Corp hunts Teck Resources Ltd’s Sullivan Doppelgänger

Sponsored Content Kootenay Zinc Corp (CNSX:ZNK) (FRA:KYH) has a simple value proposition: locate and develop the geological extension to what was, under the ownership of Teck Resources Ltd (NYSE:TECK) (TSE:TCK.B) the most prolific SEDEX silver lead zinc deposit in Canadian history.

That might not mean much to non-geologists in the crowd, but to those who do know – which thankfully includes the management team of Kootenay – the Sullivan Deposit, owned and operated by Teck Resources and its corporate precursors, is/was one of the most studied geological assets in world history.  Sullivan was discovered in 1892 and was known to be one of the largest SEDEX deposits in the world. Over its 100-year lifetime, Sullivan produced approximately 150 million tonnes of ore, including three billion ounces of silver, eight million tonnes of zinc and eight million tonnes of lead. In …

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