Trapper John, M.D. 1979 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 7, Episode 17 Research and Destroy

First Aired: August 21, 1986

Animal-rights protesters break into the hospital lab, freeing its occupants, including a dog involved in an experiment that could save a human patient. Pernell Roberts, Timothy Busfield. Dr. Matthew Ashfield: Gary Lockwood. Paul Slater: Carl Weintraub.

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  • Premiered: September 23, 1979
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: `Trapper' John McIntyre is chief of surgery at a San Francisco hospital, mentoring (and, occasionally, knocking heads with) his maverick colleague, Dr. Gonzo Gates, in this popular medical drama very loosely spun off from `M*A*S*H,' which was set some 30 y… (more)

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