TITLE

Health Official Asks Reagan For $70 Million More AIDS Money

AUTHOR(S)
Walter, Dave
PUB. DATE
October 1985
SOURCE
Advocate;10/29/85, Issue 432, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposals by health officials in the U.S. to increase the budget for AIDS disease prevention. Appropriation of the budget to evaluate new drugs and therapies for AIDS; Finance for AIDS-related research and projects; Implications for AIDS treatment.
ACCESSION #
9475733

 

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