Designer Steroid Use Detected Among Elite Athletes U.S. Anti-Doping Agency officials announce the discovery of a drug scandal involving top track-and-field athletes. Acting on a tip, the agency developed a test for a designer steroid previously undetectable. A number of athletes test positive for the anabolic steroid THG; their names won't be released until the findings are confirmed. NPR's Tom Goldman reports.
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Designer Steroid Use Detected Among Elite Athletes

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Designer Steroid Use Detected Among Elite Athletes

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U.S. Anti-Doping Agency officials announce the discovery of a drug scandal involving top track-and-field athletes. Acting on a tip, the agency developed a test for a designer steroid previously undetectable. A number of athletes test positive for the anabolic steroid THG; their names won't be released until the findings are confirmed. NPR's Tom Goldman reports.