13 09, 2017

The PCC’s Research Impact Report

By |2018-11-16T18:59:09+00:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

What is the PCC's Research Impact Report? In 2017, the PCC began an initiative to more deliberately track the impact of the research we fund. One of the mechanisms used for this is the RIR, or Research Impact Report. The RIR [...]

10 05, 2017

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

By |2018-11-16T18:59:10+00:00May 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

28 09, 2016

What’s Next Wednesday: PCC Funded Anti-Doping Reference Materials for WADA-Accredited Labs

By |2018-11-16T18:59:11+00:00September 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog, News Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Metrology, the science of measurement, is a critical component of nearly all competitive sports. Whether providing accurate measurements for a runner’s time or the distance of a quarterback’s pass, achievement in sport is driven by comparative metrics. The measurement of performance [...]

11 05, 2016

What’s Next Wednesday: Dried Blood Spot Sampling

By |2018-11-16T18:59:12+00:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What a Drop Can Do: Dried blood spot sampling (DBS) is a form of bio-sampling that has been used for decades to screen patients for diseases that can be identified via metabolic markers – such as congenital metabolic diseases in infants. [...]

5 04, 2016

Micro-Grants: the Latest Tool in the PCC’s Arsenal as we Fight for Clean Sport.

By |2016-08-11T11:52:44+00:00April 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

  The integrity of sport is worth protecting. The science of anti-doping must be flexible enough to stay ahead of athletes and other support professionals who make the wrong choices when it comes to the use of performance-enhancing substances. Anti-doping science [...]

25 03, 2016

Meet the Global Leader in Anti-Doping Research

By |2018-11-16T18:59:12+00:00March 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Since 2009, the Partnership for Clean Competition (PCC) has been funding the world's preeminent anti-doping experts, providing over $15 million to date. Projects funded by the PCC support clean competition while standing up to the scientific scrutiny and oversight of our [...]