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Red Cross acknowledges HIV contamination in blood supply

The Story


 Agency investigates AIDS-related deaths in transfusion recipients.

Medium: Television
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: May 10, 1985
Guest(s): Alistair Clayton, John Derrick, Sven Siems
Host: Knowlton Nash
Reporter: Eve Savory
Duration: 2:27

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