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IVD Testing and the Olympics – Anti Doping and Performance Monitoring

Are you enjoying the Olympics? We certainly have at Randox. This week the focus of BIVDA‘s twitter campaign, #TestingTuesday, is on the London Olympics.

Olympics Anti-doping

Doping has been referred to as the dark side of sport with the Olympics having a long history of it. Read BIVDA’s excellent blog post to learn about the important role that IVD’s play in the Olympic legacy, whether it is in anti-doping screening of medal winners or in monitoring the effectiveness of athlete’s training programmes, providing valuable information on tissue damage, metabolism, muscle dystrophy , nutritional status and cardiovascular risk.


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