Xenopus
Image of the Day: <em>Xenopus</em> Pigment
Image of the Day: Xenopus Pigment
The Scientist Staff | May 18, 2018
Researchers recently used CRISPR single-guide RNAs to alter genes involved in pigmentation in frog embryos.
Caught on Camera
Caught on Camera
The Scientist Staff | Jan 1, 2018
Selected Images of the Day from the-scientist.com
Image of the Day: Tadpole Prism
Image of the Day: Tadpole Prism
The Scientist Staff | Nov 3, 2017
Scientists are making use of Xenopus tadpoles to study autism risk genes. 
Gravity Determines Cell Size
Gravity Determines Cell Size
Abby Olena | Oct 29, 2013
Researchers show that cells may have evolved to be small because of gravitational forces.
Tadpoles See with Extra Eyes
Tadpoles See with Extra Eyes
Sabrina Richards | Feb 27, 2013
Blind tadpoles regain vision when new eyes are grafted onto their tails. 
Taking the Long View
Karen Hopkin | Sep 1, 2012
In exploring how embryos take shape, John Wallingford has identified a key pathway involved in vertebrate development—and human disease.
Of Frogs and Embryos
Karen Hopkin | Sep 1, 2012
Associate Professor in Molecular Cell & Developmental Biology at the University of Texas at Austin, John Wallingford, makes his living using cutting-edge microscopic techniques to watch developmental events unfold in real time.