EPO Test Raises Questions About Regulation

The impact a New South Wales test for erythropoietin, commonly known as EPO, will have on horse racing in the United States remains to be seen.The subject will be addressed during the Dec. 4 medication summit in Tucson, Ariz.

A test for EPO, designed for use in humans suffering with anemia, was developed in New South Wales this fall. Chemists in the U.S. have been working to develop a

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