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07 July 2010

Drug firms help doping agency

Major drug companies have agreed to help the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) identify medicinal compounds that have the potential to be misused by athletes, officials reported.

Major drug companies have agreed to help the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) identify medicinal compounds that have the potential to be misused by athletes, officials said on Tuesday.

Some 25 leading pharmaceuticals including GlaxoSmithKline, Merck & Co and Eli Lilly and Co are IFPMA members.

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