NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 29, 1985
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(Studio) Extent of genital herpes in United States noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(NYC) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approval of acyclovir, also known as zovirax, drug treatment for genital herpes examined; drug's effectiveness discussed. [Dr. Stephen STRAUS - notes benefits of acyclovir.] Est. number Americans infected with herpes virus mentioned. [STRAUS - cites difficulty in collecting accurate statistics.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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