Received: 25 July 2022
Accepted: 19 October 2022
First Online: 23 October 2022
: All animal procedures were approved by Northwestern University’s Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, are in accordance with the National Institutes of Health’s Guide for the care and use of Laboratory Animals and are in accordance with ARRIVE guidelines. Wild-type <i>Xenopus laevis</i> embryos were utilized at embryonic stages that are not considered vertebrate animals for regulatory purposes. At these stages it is not possible to determine the biological sex of the embryos. Adult <i>Xenopus laevis</i> were used to obtain embryos only and were not subject to experimental procedures.
: Not Applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.