Lemos Garcia of São Paulo, Brazil, an athlete in the sport of Brazilian jiu-jitsu, ingested a prohibited substance without fault or negligence, and will lose competitive results.
Month: March 2014
Shannon O’Keefe of Arlington, Texas, an athlete in the sport of bowling, has accepted a public warning for her rule violation.
We have seen an increase in inquires at USADA about the use of Intravenous (IV) Infusions for this purpose, and would like to assist athletes and medical personnel by clarifying this.
What’s the difference between autologous, homologous (allogenic), and heterologous blood transfusions?
Autologous blood transfusion is the collection and re-infusion of the patient’s own blood or blood components.
USADA & JADA Meet to Deepen Anti-Doping Partnership, and Create Further Opportunities for Cooperation & Sharing of Expertise
The Japan Anti-Doping Agency (JADA) invited representatives from the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) to meet, in order to share experience and best practices and to further our joint cooperative efforts.