Press Announcement  (March 2020)

Sensabues and RCU Labs Partner to Launch the First Accurate Test for Recent-Use of Cannabis

The Partnership for Clean Competition (Colorado Springs, USA)

Field Trial – incredible tech                                                          Nov. 2018

Just Breathe – Prof. Mario Thevis                                                Nov. 2018

Field Trial – press release                                                             Oct. 2018

Autumn 2018 newsletter                                                             Oct. 2018

MLB comment – breath testing                                                  Oct. 2018

Field Trial – IRB approval                                                             Sept. 2018

Field Trial – breath technology                                                    Aug. 2018

Breath Analysis: Timeline                                                             May 2018

USADA comment – PCC and the Big Three                               Apr. 2018

Field Trial – new breath test kits                                                 Mar. 2018

2017 Highlights                                                                               Jan 2018

Pilot Study – data      Dr Mario Thevis                                         May 2017

Pilot Study – funded  

Pilot Study – breath analysis    Dr Mario Thevis, German Sports Univ. Cologne

PCC: Translational Research Fund

PCC: Funding Evolves                                                                       Apr. 2016


People Behind the Science podcast   (from the 15 minute mark)

Dr. Mario Thevis: Developing Methods to Detect and Deter Use of Performance-Enhancing Substances in Sport


Euroanalysis 2017 (Stockholm, Sweden):

Conference – Dr. Mario Thevis. Expanding analytical options in sports drug testing. 


HPLC International Symposium 2017 (Prague, Czech Republic):

Symposium – Dr. Mario Thevis (keynote speaker). Testing non-approved substances using alternative matrices and liquid chromatography / high- and low-resolution tandem mass spectrometry in doping controls.


ASMS Annual Conference 2017 (Indianapolis, USA):

Conference – Dr. Mario Thevis. Testing Anabolic Agents from Exhaled Breath for Doping Control Purposes Using Liquid Chromatography / High- and Low-resolution Tandem Mass Spectrometry.


PCC 2017 Conference on Anti-Doping Science (NYC, USA):

Conference – Dr. Mario Thevis, head of the Centre for Preventative Doping Research at the German Sports University Cologne, presented the results of his research on Sensabues’ EB technology at the Partnership for Clean Competition’s 2017 Conference on Anti-Doping Science (11-12 April, MLB HQ, New York City). Dr. Thevis’ session will showcase how breath testing could work in an anti-doping setting as a rapid, non-invasive and inexpensive alternative to current methods for collection and analysis of athletes’ doping control samples. This study was funded by a grant from the Partnership for Clean Competition. Professor Thevis is a forensic chemist and a member of the Prohibited List Expert Group for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). 


German radio podcast (Deutschlandfunk):

Text and Audio – New Method for Doping Detection.


The Analytical Scientist:

Webinar – Exhaled Breath Analysis Becomes Easier for more Reliable Drugs of Abuse Testing.


Swedish TV news item:

Video – Drug testing in a Swedish high security prison (with English subtitles).


BBC World Service radio podcast:

Audio – The Forum ‘Winner or Cheat? Doping in Sport’. Dr Mario Thevis.