ABC Evening News for Monday, May 15, 2000
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Italy: Sheila MacVicar) The scientific discovery that the resdents of a village in Italy have no problems with heart disease despite high cholesterol because of a blood protein containing a protective genetic mutation featured; scenes shown from the village (named). [Cedars Sinal Medical Center cardiologist Dr. P.K. SHAH - describes the studies of the protein on mice.] [Esperion Therapeutics Dr. Roger NEWTON - cites the implications for reducing heart attacks.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.