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Siltberg-Liberles, J., Grahnen, J.A., and Liberles, D.A. 2011. The Evolution of Protein Structures and Structural Ensembles under Functional Constraints. Genes, 2:748-762.

Siltberg-Liberles, J. 2011. Evolution of Structurally Disordered Proteins Promotes Neostructuralization. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 28:59-62.

Ryu, M.-H., Moskvin, O.V., Siltberg-Liberles*, J., and Gomelsky*, M. 2010. Natural and Engineered Photoactivated Nucleotidyl Cyclases for Optogenetic Applications. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285:41501-8. (*co-corresponding authors) Recommended by F1000.

Perry, D., Bittencourt, D., Siltberg-Liberles, J., Lewis, R., and Rech, E. 2010. Piriform Spider Silk Sequences Reveal Unique Repetitive Elements. Biomacromolecules, 11:3000-3006.

Flydal, M.I., Mohn, T.C., Pey, A.L., Siltberg-Liberles, J., Teigen, K., and Martinez, A. 2010. Superstoichiometric binding of L-Phe to phenylalanine hydroxylase from Caenorhabditis elegans PAH. Evolutionary implications. Amino Acids, 39:1463-75.

Siltberg-Liberles*, J., Flydal*, M.I., Teigen, K., and Martinez, A. 2009. Evolution of regulation, structure and function in phenylalanine hydroxylase. Pteridines, 20:42-50. (*equal contribution)

Liberles, S.D., Horowitz, L.F., Kuang, D., Contos, J.J., Wilson, K., Siltberg-Liberles, J., Liberles, D.A., and Buck, L.B., 2009. Neofunctionalization of formyl peptide receptors as vomeronasal receptors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 106:9842-7.

Siltberg-Liberles, J. and Martinez, A., 2009. Searching distant homologs of the regulatory ACT domain in phenylalanine hydroxylase. Amino Acids, 36:235-49.

Siltberg-Liberles, J., Steen, I. H., Svebak, R. M., and Martinez, A., 2008. The phylogeny of the aromatic amino acid hydroxylases revisited by characterizing a phenylalanine hydroxylase from Dictyostelium discoideum. Gene, 427:86-92.

Liberles, J.S., Thorolfsson ,M., and Martinez, A., 2005. Allosteric mechanisms in ACT domain containing enzymes involved in amino acid metabolism. Amino Acids, 1:1-12.

Siltberg, J. and Liberles, D.A. 2002. A simple covarion-based approach to analyse nucleotide substitution rates. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 15:588-594.