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Medicine: Heart Disease / Lovastatin #132284

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 20, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Strait) Research findings on use of drug lovastatin, marketed under the name Mevicor, to shrink fatty deposits in arteries leading to the heart featured. [University of Southern California Dr. David BLANKENHORN, National Insts. of Health Dr. Basil RIFKIND, University of California, San Diego, Dr. Daniel STEINBERG - talk about what the drug does.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George
Duration:
00:01:40

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