NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 28, 1984
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REPORTER: John Palmer
(Loma Linda, California) Condition of infant known as Baby Fae after receive baboon heart transplant examined; films, photos shown. [Dr. Leonard BAILEY - praises child's recovery so far.] Protest by animal rights advocates noted. [BAILEY - gives humans priority over animals; acknowledges experimental aspect of surgery; can't speculate on Baby Fae's chances.] Bailey's future experiment plans with animal-to-human transplants outlined.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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