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  • Xenbase Release v3.3

    · New morpholino feature added
    · New genome builds and gene models
    · Transgenic nomenclature guidelines
    · New genome editing links added
    · GEISHA (chicken) orthology imported into database and added to gene pages
    · 10,000+ PubMed Central (PMC) article images added to Xenbase
    · OMIM disorders associated with Xenopus genes added to gene pages

    Check out the Xenopus antibody database and improved genome browser.

    Please send us comments and feedback.

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  • Congenital heart disease protein 5 associates with CASZ1 to maintain myocardial tissue integrity

    Sojka et al. published in the journal Development their findings that the cardiac transcription factor CASTOR (CASZ1) directly interacts with contenital heart disease 5 protein (CHD5).

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  • Developmental Biology: Xenopus Issue

    Submissions to a special issue of the journal Developmental Biology entitled: Modeling Human Development and Disease in Xenopus will open on August 1, 2014. Manuscripts can be submitted until November 1 2014, although earlier is better. Peer review must be completed and manuscript disposition determined no later than March 15th 2015, for publication in late spring.

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  • The 7th Aquatic Animal Models of Human Disease Conference

    December 13-18, 2014, Austin, Texas

    $500 Travel Award sponosored by Genesis, the Journal of Genetics and Development for junior Xenopus investigators

    Keynote Speaker: Monte Westerfield

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  • Xenopus genome editing workshop

    Nov. 9-15, 2014

    at the NXR in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

    Registration now open.

    Click here to view the syllabus.

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  • Firing and wiring: Hebbian axonal remodelling in Xenopus

    Munz et al. report in the journal Science their examination of axon remodelling of ipsilaterally projected retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) in response to synchronous or asynchronous firing.

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  • Quantitative proteomics of Xenopus laevis embryos

    Expression kinetics of nearly 4000 proteins during early development.

     

    Sun et al. report the largest developmental proteomic dataset for any animal.

     

     

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  • New Xenopus Genome Assemblies

    The Xenopus Genome Consortium has released the newest laevis v7.1 and tropicalis v8.0 assemblies.

     

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  • 2014 Xenopus White Paper

    Representatives of the research community have released the 2014 Xenopus White Paper summarizing strategic resource development.
     

    Download 2014 Xenopus White Paper

     

     

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  • Xenbase Release v3.3

    · New morpholino feature added
    · New genome builds and gene models
    · Transgenic nomenclature guidelines
    · New genome editing links added
    · GEISHA (chicken) orthology imported into database and added to gene pages
    · 10,000+ PubMed Central (PMC) article images added to Xenbase
    · OMIM disorders associated with Xenopus genes added to gene pages

    Check out the Xenopus antibody database and improved genome browser.

    Please send us comments and feedback.

    Read More...
BLASTBLAST Xenopus

BLAST X. tropicalis and X. laevis nucleotide and protein sequences. BLAST Xenopus ESTs and Unigene sets.

BLAST Xenopus

BLAST X. laevis 7.1 genome

BLAST X. tropicalis 7.1 genome

BLAST X. tropicalis 8.0 genome

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genesGenes

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reagents_and_protocolsReagents & Protocols

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literatureLiterature

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