Publications

Nonomura K*, Woo S*, Chang RB*, Gillich A, Qiu Z, Francisco AG, Ranade SS, Liberles SD, and Patapoutian A, "Piezo2 senses airway stretch and mediates lung inflation-induced apnea", (2016) Nature, advanced online publication, Co-corresponding authors.

 Lou S, Adam Y, Weinstein EN, Williams EK, Williams K, Parot V, Kavokine N, Liberles SD, Madisen L, Zeng H, and Cohen AE, "Genetically targeted all-optical electrophysiology with a transgenic Cre-dependent Optopatch mouse", (2016) Journal of Neuroscience, 36: 11059-11073

Williams EK*, Chang RB*, Strochlic DE*, Umans BD, Lowell BB, Liberles SD, "Sensory neurons that detect stretch and nutrients in the digestive system", (2016) Cell, 166, 209-221

Stowers L and Liberles SD, "State-dependent responses to sex pheromones in mouse", (2016) Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 38, 74-79

Li Q, Tachie-Baffour Y, Liu Z, Baldwin, MW, Kruse AC, Liberles SD, "Non-classical amine recognition evolved in a large clade of olfactory receptors", (2015) eLife, 10.7554/eLife.10441

Chang RB*, Strochlic DE*, Williams EK, Umans BD, Liberles SD, "Vagal sensory neuron subtypes that differentially control breathing", (2015) Cell, 161, 622-633

Vicuna L, Strochlic DE, Latremoliere A, Bali KK, Simonetti M, Husainie D, Prokosch S, Riva P, Griffin RS, Njoo C, Gehrig S, Mall MA, Arnold B, Devor M, Woolf CJ, Liberles SD, Costigan M, Kuner R, "The serine protease inhibitor SerpinA3N attenuates neuropathic pain by inhibiting T cell-derived leukocyte elastase", (2015) Nature Medicine, doi: 10.1038/nm.3852

Li Q and Liberles SD, "Aversion and attraction through olfaction", (2015) Current Biology, 25, R120-R129

Liberles SD, "Trace amine-associated receptors: ligands, neural circuits, and behaviors", (2015) Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 34, 1-7

Chiu IM, Barrett LB, Williams E, Strochlic DE, Lee S, Weyer AD, Lou S, Bryman G, Roberson DP, Ghasemlous N, Piccoli C, Ahat E, Wang V, Cobos EJ, Stucky CL, Ma Q, Liberles SD, Woolf CJ, "Transcriptional profiling at whole population and single cell levels reveals somatosensory neuron molecular diversity", (2014) eLife, 10.7554/eLife.04660

Baldwin MW, Toda Y, Nakagita T, O'Connell MJ, Klasing KC, Misaka T, Edwards SV, Liberles SD. "Evolution of sweet taste perception in hummingbirds by transformation of the ancestral umami receptor", (2014) Science, 345, 929-933

Krashes MJ, Shah BP, Madara JC, Olson DP, Strochlic DE, Garfield AS, Vong L, Pei H, Watabe-Uchida M, Uchida N, Liberles SD, Lowell BB, "An excitatory paraventricular nucleus to AgRP neuron circuit that drives hunger", (2014) Nature, 507: 238-242

Liberles SD. "Mammalian pheromones", (2014) Annual Review of Physiology, 76:151-175

Ferrero DM, Moeller LM, Osakada T, Horio N, Li Q, Roy DS, Cichy A, Spehr M, Touhara K, Liberles SD. "A juvenile mouse pheromone inhibits sexual behavior through the vomeronasal system", (2013) Nature, 502: 368-371

Hussain, H*, Saraiva, LR*, Ferrero, DM*, Ahuja G, Krishna VS, Liberles, SD, Korsching, SI, "High affinity olfactory receptor for the death-associated odor cadaverine", (2013) PNAS, 110 (48): 19579-19584, Co-corresponding authors.

Ferrero DM and Liberles SD. "Animal behavior: shifting neural circuits with sex hormones", (2013) Current Biology, 23: R621-R623

Li Q, Korzan WJ, Ferrero DM, Chang RB, Roy DS, Buchi M, Lemon JK, Kaur A, Stowers L, Fendt M, and Liberles SD, "Synchronous evolution of an odor biosynthesis pathway and behavioral response", (2013), Current Biology, 23 (1), 11-20

Johnson, M.A., Tsai, L., Roy, D.S., Valenzuela, D.H., Mosley, C., Magklara, A., Lomvardas, S., Liberles, S.D., and Barnea, G., "Neurons expressing trace amine-associated receptors project to discrete glomeruli and constitute an olfactory subsystem", (2012), PNAS, 109 (33), 13410-13415

Ferrero, D.M., Wacker, D., Roque, M.A., Baldwin, M.W., Stevens, R.C., and Liberles, S.D., "Agonists for 13 Trace Amine-Associated Receptors Provide Insight into the Molecular Basis of Odor Selectivity", (2012), ACS Chemical Biology, 7 (7), 1184-1189

Ferrero, D.M., Lemon, J.K., Fluegge, D., Pashkovski, S.L., Korzan, W.J., Datta, S.R., Spehr, M., Fendt, M., and Liberles, S.D., "Detection and avoidance of a carnivore odor by prey", (2011), PNAS, 108 (27), 11235-11240

Ferrero, D.M., and Liberles, S.D., “The secret codes of mammalian scents”, (2010), WIREs System Biology and Medicine, 2 (1), 23-33

Liberles, S.D., “Trace amine-associated receptors are olfactory receptors in vertebrates”, (2009), Annals NY Academy of Sciences, 1170, 168-72

Liberles, S.D., et al, “Formyl peptide receptors are candidate chemosensory receptors in the vomeronasal organ”, (2009), PNAS, 106 (24), 9842-7

Liberles, S.D. and Buck, L.B., “A second class of chemosensory receptors in the olfactory epithelium”, (2006) Nature, 442 (7103), 645-650

Montmayeur, J.-P., Liberles, S.D., Matsunami, H., and Buck, L.B., "A candidate taste receptor gene near a sweet taste locus", (2001) Nature Neuroscience, 4 (5): 492-498

Liberles, S.D. and Schreiber, S.L., "Apoptosis-inducing natural products found in utero in pregnant mice", (2000) Chemistry and Biology, 7(5): 365-372

Borchardt, A., Liberles, S.D., Biggar, S.R., Crabtree, G.R., and Schreiber, S.L., “Small molecule-dependent genetic selection in stochastic nanodroplets as a means of detecting protein-ligand interactions on a large scale”, (1997) Chemistry & Biology, 4(12): 961-968

Liberles, S.D., Diver, S.T., Austin, D.J., and Schreiber, S.L., “Inducible gene expression and protein translocation using nontoxic ligands identified by a mammalian three-hybrid screen”, (1997) PNAS, 94 (15): 7825-7830

Taveras A.G., et al., "Ras oncoprotein inhibitors:  the discovery of potent Ras nucleotide exchange inhibitors and the structural determination of a drug-protein complex", (1997) Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 5, 125

Ganguly A.K., et al., "Detection and structural characterization of ras oncoprotein-inhibitor complexes by electrospray mass spectrometry", (1997) Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 5, 817

Ganguly A.K., et al., “Studies of the Ras-GDP and Ras-GTP noncovalent complexes by electrospray mass spectrometry”, (1993) Tetrahedron 49, 7985-7996