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Validation of a novel test for autologous blood doping: High altitude, gender and strenuous endurance exercise

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Project/Report Title: Validation of a novel test for autologous blood doping: High altitude, gender and strenuous endurance exercise

Researcher(s)/author(s): Pr. C. Malm, Dr. I. Granlund, Dr. M. Ericsson, Dr. N. Khoo, PhD, Dr. E. Strahm, Mr. A. Hult, Dr. J. Brundell, Ms. L. Lundgren, Dr. E. Watz, Dr. B. A. Diedrich, Dr. C. Andersson, Dr. P. Matha

Institution(s): Umeå University, ProTest Diagnostics, Doping Control Laboratory, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge Hospital, Sweden

Language: English

Year of funding/approval: 2016

Work Plan for current project includes:

  • Verify selected biomarkers/procedure by a repeat autologous blood transfusion study
  • Establish the sensitivity and specificity of the procedure to detect autologous blood doping
  • Investigate three possible confounding factors: 1) elite endurance training 2) Differences between Males and Females 3) High altitude and low oxygen training

 

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