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WADA: New steroid profiling program

Updated: November 12, 2013, 3:27 PM ET
Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG -- A new urine test designed to catch athletes who take steroids is to be introduced by the World Anti-Doping Agency next year and will be used at the World Cup in Brazil.

WADA called it "the twin'' of the blood profiling currently system used in the athletes' biological passport system. It will allow anti-doping authorities to build a profile of a person's steroid levels from urine samples and to identify any changes -- in a similar way that changes in blood may indicate doping.

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