Progress toward Identifying Causes of Maldevelopment Induced in Xenopus by Pond Water and Sediment Extracts from Minnesota, Usa.

In previously conducted laboratory studies with the South African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis), pond water and sediment samples collected from various sites in Minnesota, USA, were demonstrated to have the potential to induce a variety of developmental abnormalities, including early embryo-larval maldevelopment, abnormal limb development, and disruption of… (More)