UFC Athlete, Cristiane Justino, Cleared of Potential Anti-Doping Policy Violation

February 17, 2017 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Cristiane Justino, of Curitiba, Brazil, has been granted a retroactive Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) and will therefore not face an anti-doping policy violation after testing positive for a prohibited substance in December of 2016. With this announcement, USADA is providing a public notice of the case’s resolution…

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UFC Athlete, Daniel Omielanczuk, Accepts Finding of No Fault for Meldonium Anti-Doping Policy Violation

February 6, 2017 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Daniel Omielanczuk, of Warsaw, Poland, has tested positive for a prohibited substance, which was determined to have been ingested by him without fault or negligence in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) guidance concerning meldonium. Omielanczuk, 34, tested positive for meldonium as the result of…