HGH Tests Could Be Ready By 2008 Beijing Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, February 27. ACCORDING to a Reuters report posted on www.WCSN.com, human growth hormone testing kits may be available by the 2008 Beijing Games as advances in the anti-doping movement continue.

"The kits are under scientific scrutiny to check there is no loophole legally or scientifically," World Anti-Doping Agency director general David Howman said. "Will it be ready for Beijing? That depends on the validation process but we hope so. The test itself is good so it is just the kits that now have to be validated."

Full text of Reuters article.