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07 September 2010

Breakthrough in gene doping tests

Is cheating in sports a thing of the past? Scientists have developed breakthrough test that can detect gene doping.

Two groups of scientists have developed tests for gene doping in what the World Anti-Doping Agency hailed as a major breakthrough in fighting the next frontier in cheating in sports.

Doping tests to be used at London Olympics

 
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