USADA Chief Science Officer, Larry Bowers, Ph.D., discusses the deterrence and the role of detection and testing in the quest for clean competition in Clinical Chemistry’s Point/Counterpoint
Month: July 2014
As a member of the Endocrine Society’s Scientific Task Force (SSTF), USADA’s Chief Science Officer, Dr. Larry Bowers, was an author of the scientific statement, “Adverse Health Consequences of Performance-Enhancing Drugs,” published in the Endocrine Society journal, Endocrine Reviews.
Building on the existing tests for growth hormone (GH) abuse in sport, scientists continue to make advancements in successfully detecting doping in sport. Now, research appearing in Clinical Chemistry…
Anti-Doping Switzerland (ADCH) and The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that they have entered into an international partnership designed to further the sharing of information and intelligence between the two organizations
July 16, 2014 USADA announced today that Logan Loader, of Pacific Grove, Calif., an athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted an eight-month suspension for his doping offense. Loader, 25, tested positive for Methylhexaneamine, a stimulant, as the result of an in-competition urine sample collected at the
July 8, 2014 USADA announced today that Kevin Ives, of Tempe, Ariz., an athlete in the sport of bobsled, has accepted a one-year suspension for committing an anti-doping rule violation due to his failure to properly file whereabouts information. Ives, 25, is a member of the USADA National Testing Pool, which consists of a select