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Texas / Non-Immune Child #266363

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 20, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Houston, Texas) "David," world's oldest survivor of genetic disorder prohibiting his system from establishing immunity to any germ, featured; David's last name noted kept anonymous at request of parents. Background on the 8-yr.-old's life, problems, etc., given; films shown, courtesy Baylor College of Med. Annual news conference at Texas Children's Hospital to answer questions about David noted. [Dr. William SHEARER - comments.]
REPORTER: David Dick

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dick, David
Duration:
00:02:30

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