Barkerville Gold intersects high grade gold at the Shaft Zone.

Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. {TSX.V: BGMannounced additional drilling results from the ongoing 130,000 metre Phase II Island Mountain exploration and infill drilling program at the Company’s flagship Cariboo Gold Project.

The Company is currently exploring and delineating the Valley and Shaft Zones with nine drill rigs, while a tenth drill is expanding the known mineralization on the BC Vein. Continue reading

Scorpio Gold Announces Positive Feasibility Study for Processing the Heap Leach Mineral Resource at Mineral Ridge

Scorpio Gold Corp. {TSX V: SGN} announced the results of a positive feasibility study to reprocess the heap leach residual material at its Mineral Ridge property, located in Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Scorpio Gold holds a 70% interest in the project with joint venture partner Elevon, LLC (30%). Continue reading

Inovio’s Positive Zika Vaccine Study Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. {NASDAQ:INO} reported today on positive safety and immune response results from a first-in-man, multi-center phase 1 trial of a vaccine against the Zika virus.

The phase 1 trial of Inovio’s DNA-based Zika vaccine (GLS-5700) induced high levels of binding antibodies in 100% of participants. Continue reading