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  • Society for Developmental Biology 77th Annual Meeting

    Portland, OR USA

    July 20-24, 2018

    Registration now open.

    Visit: https://www.sdbonline.org/2018mtg

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  • 2018 Xenopus Bioinformatics Workshop

    Registration now open.

    May 13-19, 2018

    at the NXR at the MBL in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

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  • Cell and Developmental Biology of Xenopus: 2018 Course at Cold Spring Harbor

    April 4-17, 2018

    This course is designed for those new to the Xenopus field, as well as for more advanced students who are interested in emerging technologies.

    Application Deadline: January 31, 2018

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  • 17th International Xenopus Conference

    Save the date!

    August 12-16, 2018.

    Seattle, Washington, USA.

    Abstracts: May 3, 2018.

    Early Registration: June 29, 2018.

    Click here to go to the meeting website.

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  • Xenbase v4.7

    Gene co-expression and co-regulation graphs

    Perron Lab retinal screen images

    BLAST search results point to JBrowse

    Other amphibians: Rana catesbeiana, Nanorana parkeri, and Ambystoma mexicanum genomes added to JBrowse and BLAST

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  • Phosphorylation Dynamics Dominate the Regulated Proteome during Early Xenopus Development

    Peuchen et al. published in Scientific Reports their study making quantitative measurements of the Xenopus phosphoproteome beginning with stage VI oocytes, oocyte maturation to a fertilizable egg, and three time points following fertilization.

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  • Regulatory remodeling in the allo-tetraploid frog Xenopus laevis

    In this study, published in Genome Biology, Elurbe et al. identify non-allelic homologous recombination between old repeats as the likely source of deletions that happen much more frequently on the S subgenome in X.laevis.

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  • Proteomics of fertilization in the Xenopus egg

    Presler et al. present comprehensive measurements of the biochemical events governing the cell cycle and blocks to polyspermy after fertilization. Published in PNAS, the study introduces new methods to systematically calculate phosphosite occupancy.

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  • EctoMap

    A molecular atlas of the developing ectoderm defines neural, neural crest, placode, and nonneural progenitor identity in vertebrates. Plouhinec et al. published in PLoS Biology

    Click here to go to EctoMap-lite.

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  • The Zahn Drawings

    A new developmental series for Xenopus, ‘the Zahn drawings’ and a complementary set of bright field photographs have been published in Development. These drawings provide researchers with views of the tadpole stages during cranial development, NF stage 22-50.

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  • Society for Developmental Biology 77th Annual Meeting

    Portland, OR USA

    July 20-24, 2018

    Registration now open.

    Visit: https://www.sdbonline.org/2018mtg

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