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Professor Ikemoto appears on 60 Minutes

News Posted on February 1, 2021

Professor Lisa Ikemoto – and King Hall – appeared on the Jan. 31 episode of CBS’ 60 Minutes. Ikemoto, a bioethics specialist, was interviewed about the potential downsides for consumers who upload their genetic information to genealogy websites. Watch the segment.

Lisa Ikemoto, Martin Luther King Jr. Professor of Law at UC Davis School of Law, has written extensively on genetic and reproductive technology, the regulation of fertility and pregnancy, and race and gender disparities in health care. Her current work examines emerging issues in regenerative medicine, including stem cell research, and the human tissues market.