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AIDS Report #558693

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 12, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Federal health officials report quoted regarding AIDS in US. Report introduced.

(DC: Robert Hager) Govt. AIDS report illustrated; details given. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Dr. Timothy DONDERO - says number of AIDS cases by 1991 will be burden on US.] Report's AIDS victim statistics illustrated. Dr. quoted regarding spread of virus among New York City and San Francisco, California, homosexuals. Victim statistics further illustrated. [National Insts. of Health Dr. Anthony FAUCI - says there's no sweeping increase in heterosexual AIDS cases.] AIDS noted hitting NYC, San Francisco and Los Angeles, California, hardest. Other major cities strongly affected by AIDS listed on screen. Report's prediction of 1988 cases mentioned.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Government report's data on AIDS vaccine discussed.

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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