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Medicine: West Nile Virus #708750

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 24, 2002
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Don Teague) The spreading of the West Nile virus featured; map shown; details given of the research on a human vaccine. [Suffolk County health commissioner Dr. Clare BRADLEY†- talks about new cases.] [Atlanta veterinarian Christine BOECKH†- talks about vaccinating horses.] [Horse owner Chris THRUSH†- talks about a vaccine for humans.] [National Institute for Allergy & Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony FAUCI†- cites the need for rigorous testing for a human vaccine.] [New York Hospital in Queens Dr. James RAHAL†- comments.] [Louisiana department of health David HOOD†- talks about the state's efforts.

Holt, Lester;
Teague, Don

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