Human Biology

GENE DOPING: THE NEXT FRONTIER IN PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT?

Dr Cristiana Velloso | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Sport
Dr Cristiana Velloso

The anti-doping laboratory at the 2012 Olympics will work around the clock to test over half the competitors for drugs. Its task in future years, however, may become more challenging, with a new threat to the integrity of competitive sport on the horizon: gene doping.