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PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/1/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 12, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Operation Raw Deal, conducted by U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to uncover the global illegal trading of anabolic steroids, human growth hormone, and insulin growth factor. It is reported that in the operation 124 arrests were made, 242 kilos of steroids were confiscated from China and 11.4 million steroid dosage units were captured. It is mentioned that the case was one of the largest steroid enforcement action in the U.S. history.
ACCESSION #
26931050

 

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