Introduction to the Long Term Storage (LTS) module in ADAMS

The Long Term Storage (LTS) module in ADAMS was created to allow Anti-Doping Organizations (ADOs) to request and monitor their samples in LTS in accordance with their long-term storage and further analysis strategy.


Which samples are available in the LTS module?

  • Any sample collected within 6 months and matched to a lab result. 
  • Sample types:
    • Urine;
    • Blood; and
    • Dried Blood Spot.

Organization Type


Testing Authority

Shows the list of samples collected in the  past 6 months of samples for which the user’s organization is the Testing Authority and all samples with LTS requested


Shows all samples with LTS requested, for which the user’s organization is the Analyzing Laboratory.


Show all samples with LTS requested.


Who can request a LTS storage?

The requester of will always be the Testing Authority (TA) of the sample.


Who can confirm that a sample is stored? 

Samples can be stored in two locations: WADA Laboratory or the ITA storage facility.

The storage location is selected by the Testing Authority. It is then for either the Analyzing Laboratory or Storing Location to confirm its storage.







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