URMC Research Network

Find People
Last Name
More Search Options

Xenopus laevis

"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.

MeSH information
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.

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.