Xenopus laevis - Nieuwkoop and Faber pix available on net

Matthew Cockerill m_cockerill at icrf.icnet.uk
Wed Oct 26 05:28:32 EST 1994

With permission from Pieter Nieuwkoop and Garland Publishing Inc., I am
making available on the internet electronic versions of the drawings from:

"The Normal Table of Xenopus Laevis (Daudin)"
         Pieter D Nieuwkoop and J. Faber (Eds)

The frog Xenopus laevis is widely used by biochemists and developmental
biogists. Nieuwkoop and Faber is the standard reference describing the
stages of Xenopus development.

81 high quality scans from the book depict the development of the frog
from egg to tadpole.

The scans are available, together with thumbnail previews, on the web at:


or by anonymous ftp from


Matthew Cockerill

Matthew Cockerill <m_cockerill at icrf.icnet.uk>     Tel: 071 269 3877
Imperial Cancer Research Fund (Cell Cycle Group)  Fax: 071 269 3801 
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