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Baby Fae Death #534467

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 16, 1984
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(Studio) Death of Baby Fae, caused by complications in body's rejection of baboon heart transplant, reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Loma Linda, California) [Dr. Leonard BAILEY - laments child's death, praises public's support of experiment; believes operation was success; explains; will repeat procedure in future; notes baby's parents; support.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Barstow, California) Reaction here to Baby Fae's death and community's support for her family examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - praise infant, empathize with her mother.] Contd. fund-raising efforts for Baby Fae's funeral, family's expenses noted. [WOMAN - thinks experience benefitted all involved.]
REPORTER: Noah Nelson

(Studio) Memorial service for infant reported scheduled for tomorrow in Loma Linda.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Nelson, Noah

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