Xenopus laevis


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Xenopus laevis

a toad used in the test of pregnancy in women. Called also African clawed toad.
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Cloning and characterization of the immunophilin X-CypA in Xenopus laevis.
In Xenopus laevis oocytes, TcAQP yielded poor water permeability; solutes seemed not to pass.
Patterns of spatial and temporal cranial muscle development in the african clawed frog, Xenopus laevis (Anura: Pipidae).
1997) Activation of dorsal development by contact between the cortical dorsal development and the equatorial core cytoplasm in eggs of Xenopus laevis.
Thyroid disruption effects of environmental levels perfluorooctane sulfonates (PFOS) in Xenopus laevis.
Immune defenses against Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, a fungus linked to global amphibian declines, in the South African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis.
L-cysteine, N-acetyl-L-cysteine and glutathione protect Xenopus laevis embryos against acrylamide-induced malformations and mortality in the frog embryo teratogenesis assay.
GABA]) were investigated using the two-microelectrode voltage clamp technique and an automated fast perfusion system on Xenopus laevis oocytes expressing [alpha].
compare results with Xenopus laevis (Sharma & Patirio 2008) to those with Rana pipiens (Gross et al.
While carrying a full course load, she has been working with her professors on "organismal research toxicity tests on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on Xenopus laevis, African clawed frogs.