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AIDS / AZT #314867

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 20, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Bethesda, Maryland: Susan Spencer) Govt. approval of drug AZT for use in treating AIDS victims and concern over its cost as well as limited availability examined; details given, scenes shown. [Victim Jay VAN HORN - feels AZT renews patients' hope.] [Burroughs Wellcome Company spokesperson Dr. David BARRY - thinks majority of AIDS patients are eligible for AZT.] [Representative Henry WAXMAN - cites need to provide drug to those unable to afford it.] [VAN HORN - comments.] [Dr. Samuel BRODER - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:00

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