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Genetic Immune Deficiencies #315070

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 04, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Durham, North Carolina: Susan Spencer) Possible breakthrough in treatment of genetic immune deficiencies rendering patient vulnerable to host of diseases examined; "Tara" cited as example [TARA - cites her stuffed animal collection.] "David the Bubble Boy" recalled; Laura Kay's condition mentioned. [Duke Univ. spokesperson Dr. Rebecca BUCKLEY - explains optimism.] [Dr. Michael HERSHFIELD - discusses procedure.] Results of experiments on Tara and Laura Kay described. [HERSHFIELD - comments.] [TARA - wants a real pet someday.]

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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