Xenopus laevis
Xenopus laevis
(African Clawed Frog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Exotic

4 results for Xenopus laevis (African Clawed Frog)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
4876 Xenopus laevis Genetic Anecdotal N/A extracts from the eggs are used in biochemical studies of DNA replication and repair 36239
4877 Xenopus laevis Genetic Anecdotal N/A Today, Xenopus laevis males and females are injected with commercially available HCG to... 37325
4878 Xenopus laevis Genetic Anecdotal N/A Aide in the study of the mechanisms of apoptosis as an ideal model system 37325
4879 Xenopus laevis Genetic Anecdotal N/A Used for genome sequencing 37325

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/23/2022].

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