"Xenopus laevis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The commonest and widest ranging species of the clawed "frog" (Xenopus) in Africa. This species is used extensively in research. There is now a significant population in California derived from escaped laboratory animals.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Xenopus laevis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Xenopus laevis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Xenopus laevis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Xenopus laevis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.