WADA World Congress Jacque Rogge
Not just about elite sport
‘it is a public health problem - ‘high school and university sports programmes’
‘hundreds of thousands of teenagers’
‘general sporting public’ – recreational
EU report doping risen from 5% to more than 20%
Richard W. Pound
Joining of sport and government
Minister of Education, Spain
New Spanish law this year
1998 – festina scandal at tour 1999 – world conference, Lausanne
Foundation under Swiss Law Foundation board of 38 Executive of 12
Healh, Medical and Research (Ljunqvist) - List - LAB - TUE - Gene Doping
ME: where is Ethical Issues Review Panel??
Key outcomes of research programme
Anabolic Steroids - disocery of desoxyMethylTestosterone - detection of 6 oxo compounds - method of detect aromatase inhibitors - devel of CRMs for steroids - proof of conversion of supplements into nanrolone - detection of new long lasting metabolities - genetic and ethnic differences in adrogen excretion - devel of in vitro syst to identify AS
Third gene doping symposium in 2008
Food supplements - if needed, why? If irregular food intake, should correct.
Even within same bottle, some pills have banned substances and others not.
160 tests of Marion Jones – not one adverse finding
Operation Gear Grinder 2005 – mexico