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Medicine: Infectious Diseases #166875

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 11, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Strait) New White House program to deal with infectious diseases that are becoming resistant to antibiotics examined. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Dr. James HUGHES, Vice President Al GORE - comment on the need for response to the diseases.] The plans for setting up disease early warning centers to detect new viruses and bacteria and the construction of airport facilities to check visitors for diseases like tuberculosis reported.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George
Duration:
00:01:50

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