Q. With reference to Athlete Biological Passport (ABP), consider the following statements;
1.It aims to detect the doping substance.
2.It monitors selected biological variables over time.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] .Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B

Statement 1 is incorrect: It did not attempt to detect the doping substance or method. Instead, it works against doping through enhanced target testing and analysis, investigations, deterrence, and as indirect evidence for use of prohibited methods or substances.

Statement 2 is correct: It monitors selected biological variables over time to reveal the effects of doping.

Source: PIB