African clawed frog

NOUN
  1. a tongueless frog native to Africa; established in the United States as result of release of laboratory and aquarium animals
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How To Use African clawed frog In A Sentence

  • They were first isolated from the African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis.
  • The African clawed frog is used for pregnancy tests.
  • In Hayes' study, African clawed frog tadpoles exposed to levels of atrazine commonly found in the environment were demasculinized and turned into hermaphrodites - creatures with both male and female genitalia.
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus Laevis) sport unique melanophore (pigment cells) that slowly move across the skin of the animal. Medgadget
  • Dale and University of Warwick developmental biologist Elizabeth Jones, along with colleagues, discovered the eye-switch while investigating how "ectoenzyme" molecules located on the external surface of cells contributed to the development of locomotion in the African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis). Scientists Envision Growing Human Eyeballs | Impact Lab
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