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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.

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 Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Xenopus laevis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 682 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 30 publications in 2004
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