ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 26, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Eugene, OR: Brian Rooney) Use of bark from the yew tree that contains taxol, an experimental drug to treat ovarian cancer, featured; scenes shown from Oregon, where loggers, environmentalists and researchers debate the best means of harvesting this drug. [Cancer patient Audrey AVANZINO, Oregon county commissioner Jerry RUST, Hauser Northwest president Neil JANS - express opinions on the issue.]
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