Athletes who take performance-enhancing drugs may not be happy to find out that 15-year-old Rose Weller has found a way to detect previously undetectable steroids. Rose found an enzyme that breaks the steroids apart from their sulfate conjugates in urine samples. Her method would make those steroid sulfates identifiable if the samples were screened in a drug test.
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