American Society of Gene Therapy


The annual meeting took place in Boston from 6-9 June and included a symposium on Gene Doping. Speakers and papers were as follows: Scientific Symposium SS310 Ethics - Genetic Enhancement for Athletic Performance Co-Chairs:

Theodore Friedmann, MD Johann Olaf Koss

Speakers:

Gary I. Wadler, MD Doping in Sport

Arne Ljungqvist, MD, PhD Present Problems in Doping - Detection and Screening

Barry J. Byrne, MD, PhD Gene Transfer for Sport Enhancement?

Johann Olaf Koss Gene Transfer Enhancement in Sport: An Athlete's Perspective

Maxwell Mehlman, JD Should Sport Open the Door to Genetic Enhancement?