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RUSADA Resigns Director General Ganus - makes Wada concerned

Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has decided to dismiss Director General Yuriy Ganus from his position. WADA is concerned

Coleman suspended for two years after 3 whereabouts failures

The US sprinter Christian Coleman has been suspended for two years after failing to provide information on his whereabouts three times over the last year.

BALCO drugs shopping list revealed

High-profile US athletes being chased by the US Anti-Doping Agency in the BALCO affair have been shown some of the evidence against them, including a shopping list of illegal drugs and a price list (see below).

India setting up a national anti-doping agency: SAI

Bangalore, May 14 (PTI): India is setting up a national anti-doping agency with advanced equipment and the independent agency would be operational in the next few months, a top sports ministry official said on Friday.

Nandrolone testing under a cloud

New research has cast doubt over the accuracy of the test for nandrolone, the banned anabolic steroid, and raised the possibility that some athletes suspended for failing dope tests could have been wrongfully punished.

Drug Tests In Sport Up 11% Last Year

Figures released today by UK Sport, the UK’s National Anti-Doping Organisation, show that more than 6,500 drug tests were undertaken in the UK over the past year (April 2004-March 2005). The final total of 6,520 marks an 11% increase on the previous year (5,876 tests).

Clarification about Nandrolone Testing

Following inquiries about nandrolone testing and the recent “unstable urine” phenomenon, WADA clarifies the following.

Minister announces new anti-doping body

Minister announces new anti-doping body Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA)

Method for dexamethasone

A method to detect this drug in horse urine samples is developed.

WADA To Review EPO Checking Procedure

Montreal (AHN) - Anti-doping bosses have expressed interest in reviewing naturally occurring drug profiles related to the testing for erythropoietin (EPO)

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