Newswise — Your genes--and the information they contain--belong to you. But how do you protect and control who gets access to your genetic story? That's a question University of Louisvillle law and medical professor Mark Rothstein has been exploring for several years.

He is one of the nation's foremost experts on bioethics and is frequently consulted by policy makers and media.

Rothstein is also director of The University of Louisville Institute For Bioethics, Health Policy and Law. See his online profile or contact him at [email protected] or 502-852-4982.