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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Paris, France) Researchers' claim here of possible breakthrough in treatment of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) examined; scenes shown. [Prof. Philippe EVEN - describes patient's response to treatment with cyclosporine A; remarks transcribed on screen.] AIDS virus' impact on human cells and cyclosporine's effect on cells explained, illustrated. [Dr. Alain VENET (sic) - advises AIDS victims to seek treatment with cyclosporine; remarks transcribed on screen.]
REPORTER: Pierre Salinger
(Studio) Ethics involved in researchers' premature announcement considered; National Gay Task Force's reaction cited. French ministry's praise of treatment and its alleged success discussed.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings, Dr. Timothy Johnson
- Johnson, Tim;
- Jennings, Peter;
- Salinger, Pierre
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