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Swine Flu / British Research #245505

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 1976
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(Studio) American concern for swine flu epidemic not matched by Britain.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Salisbury, Southwest England) British researchers conclude swine flu mo more dangerous than any other flu strain in United States and Britain. Research done at Med. Research Council's common cold unit. Human volunteers infected with virus; no ill effects to any. British producing live vaccine to fight swine flu. [Virologist Dr. David TYRRELL - guesses swine flu would produce illness similar to other recent flu viruses.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John
Duration:
00:02:10

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