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Medicine: AIDS / Vaccine #135181

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 12, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Strait) Report in "New England Journal of Medicine" on the genetic engineering of the AIDS virus that may lead to a vaccine to treat those already infected featured; details given of this research on military volunteers. [AIDS patient Mitch CANTRELL - comments.] [MicroGeneSys, Incorporated, president Franklin VOLVOVITZ - explains how vaccine works.] [University of California at San Francisco Dr. Jay LEVY - talks about this kind of research.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Bob Jamieson) Reaction to news of a new AIDS drug examined. [AIDS patient George KISH, Project Inform Jeff BENDER, AIDS patients Lucy ORTIZ, Joey DePAOLO - respond to this news.]

Jamieson, Bob;
Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George

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