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Medicine: AIDS / Kissing / Vaccine / Bergalis Case #338823

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 20, 1991
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Studio: Edie Magnus) News from the seventh international AIDS conference featured; details given of research report that AIDS virus might be contracted from kissing. [Dr. William HAZELTINE - says CDC recommends against exchange of body fluids, including saliva.] Vaccine studies cited. [Immuno AG Dr. Josef MANNHALTER - describes chimpanzee vaccine research.] Letter from Kimberly Bergalis, who was infected with AIDS by her dentist and is now close to death, quoted; photos shown.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Magnus, Edie
Duration:
00:03:20

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