The AIU says it notified Savina of four charges, including using the banned blood-booster EPO. She and Alexei Savin, who is also her coach , have both been charged with complicity and tampering. The 29-year-old runner, who has competed from 400 to 1,500 meters, was provisionally suspended last June .
Savina has a career-best time under two minutes for the 800 but has not qualified for major championships.
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