10 05, 2017

The PCC Research Impact Project: The PCC’s Risk Portfolio

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Since 2008, the PCC has worked to fund investigator-led anti-doping research, with an emphasis on funding projects with a high likelihood to deter and detect doping across the sporting landscape. Recognizing the importance of a data-driven approach to assess the impact [...]

20 04, 2017

PCC Recognizes Elite Athlete and Doping Whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova (video)

By | April 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Last week, the PCC held our bi-annual conference. Themed Beyond Research: Translating Anti-Doping Impact into Impact, the conference featured panels and presentations highlighting the newest technology resulting from PCC research, and the implications of such advances for anti-doping labs, administrators, and [...]

24 02, 2017

Anti-Doping Conferences in 2017

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While the PCC's 2017 Conference is sold out (email jcelmer@cleancompetition.org to be placed on the wait list), here are some additional anti-doping conferences being held around the world this year. Click on the conference title for more information. Tackling Doping in [...]

23 02, 2017

The PCC Pre-Application Process

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If you’ve been wondering why the PCC distinguishes between ‘pre-apps’ and ‘full apps’,  it’s because these unique applications have very different goals – and time commitments – associated with them. The PCC pre-application is due on March 1st, July 1st,and November [...]

16 02, 2017

Research Spotlight: Growth Hormone Biomarkers Test

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In 2012, the PCC assembled a team of researchers representing five distinct laboratories around the world: Dr. David Cowan of King’s College London Drug Control Center, Dr. Andrew Hoofnagle of the University of Washington, Dr. Mario Thevis of the Sport University [...]

10 02, 2017

The Women of Anti-Doping Science

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We wanted to commemorate the UN’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science by sharing the projects of female grant recipients contributing their acumen to the Clean Sport Movement. The PCC is proud to support scientists representing diverse backgrounds, scientific [...]

15 12, 2016

PGA TOUR Renews Commitment with Partnership for Clean Competition

By | December 15th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   December 15, 2016 Michael Pearlmutter Partnership for Clean Competition Executive Director 719.866.3307 mpearlmutter@cleancompetition.org COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. The PGA TOUR, a Contributor to the Partnership for Clean Competition since 2008, has renewed its commitment to protecting clean athletes [...]

14 12, 2016

Research Update: Dr. Cowan

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  Dr. Cowan, Head of the WADA-Accredited Drug Control Center at King's College London, has provided the following update on his PCC funded research. Project title: Developing a mass spectrometric method for PIIINP and other collagen bone biomarkers to detect rHGH [...]

8 09, 2016

Beyond Anabolic Steroids: Anti-Doping Research has Multiple Priorities

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A common misconception of doping in sport is that the problem is confined to substances like steroids and growth hormone (HGH) which promote the growth of skeletal muscle. However, the scope of doping, and thus the research that must accompany it, [...]

26 04, 2016

PCC Funding Evolves Based on Contemporary Need

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The research we fund is driven by several factors, including a contemporary need for information on a substance or test, a need for new methodologies, or a researcher's passion on a given topic. In 2014/2015 many of the projects we funded [...]

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