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Person of The Week (Horwitz) #108272

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 27, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) AIDS drug AZT designer Dr. Jerome Horwitz profiled; scenes shown. [HORWITZ - recalls initial dismissal of AZT; explains never getting compound patented, AZT's role in treating AIDS.] [Dr. Michael GOTTLIEB - notes importance of Horwitz's work.] AIDS' impact on humans detailed. [AZT recipient "PATRICK" -cite AZT's effect on him.] [HORWITZ - cites need to find immediate cure for AIDS; discusses career, impact of publicity on him.]

Jennings, Peter

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