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Lawyer: Gaumont told police he took, distributed EPO

...he used the banned performance enhancer EPO and gave the drug to another cyclist, his...and police have seized male hormones, EPO and amphetamines. "Philippe Gaumont has...Combe said. The rider only "discovered" EPO after becoming a professional, Combe added...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/27/oth_402500.shtml
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Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali knows doping suspicions still loom

...2010 Vuelta Nibali's runner-up, Ezequiel Mosquera, later tested positive for a masking agent that can hide blood-booster EPO.But on the rest day Monday before the pack heads to the Pyrenees, the 29-year-old Italian was focusing on the race, saying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-21/tour-de-france-leade
Poland's Rafal Majka wins Tour stage, as leader Vincenzo Nibali marches on

...Bank team, Bjarne Riis. Once a national hero in Denmark after winning the 1996 Tour, he admitted to using blood-booster EPO more than a decade later - and was vilified for it. He laid low for a while, but then returned to the pro cycling world...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-23/polands-rafal-majka-
Overtime: Olympics panel OKs new drug test

For any athlete thinking of using EPO to help win gold at the Sydney Olympics...Until now, there has been no test for EPO, or erythropoietin, believed to be used...1980s to treat anemia in kidney patients, EPO boosts the production of oxygen-rich red...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/02/oth_294045.shtml
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Overtime

...he used the banned performance enhancer EPO and gave the drug to another cyclist, his...and police have seized male hormones, EPO and amphetamines. The lawyer said Gaumont also told investigators that he had given EPO to a fellow rider, who was not identified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/27/oth_402504.shtml
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Beltran ousted for test results

...taken away by French police after testing positive for EPO. Liquigas cycling team spokesman Paolo Barbieri said...first stage on July 5. "There are not just traces of EPO, there is EPO," Pierre Bordry, leader of the French anti-doping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/12/oth_465399.shtml
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Tour chief commends new anti-doping test

...with an advanced form of the blood booster EPO. "It's very good. It allows us to confound...positive for CERA, an advanced version of EPO. The three riders combined to win five...Manuel Beltran also tested positive for EPO, while Dmitriy Fofonov of Kazakhstan tested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/08/oth_478645.shtml
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Cut Chinese athletes failed drug test

...tests for the performance-enhancing drug EPO. Among them were six runners trained by...that China is not the only offender. "EPO has polluted the world sports stage. Many countries know that they have athletes using EPO, including America, Australia, Germany...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/13/oly_295863.shtml
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TVM cyclists used banned substances

...members tested in July during the race were found to have used EPO, which increases oxygen to red blood cells, and all six had...last March, when French customs agents found about 100 doses of EPO in a team car. Spain's Festina team was disqualified during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/11/oth_244426.shtml
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Tour de France remains shadowed by drugs

...along the rain-slicked country roads of the Tour de France. "Ride clean, and we love you," one banner said. "Say No to EPO," said another, referring to the performance-enhancing drug a number of riders have acknowledged using. While it tries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/oth_265072.shtml
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