Mangold K. E., Silva J. R., (2017). Mechanisms and Models of Cardiac Sodium Channel Inactivation. Channels.

Zhu W., Silva, J. R. (2017). Mechanisms of noncovalent β subunit regulation of NaV channel gating. Journal of General Physiology, 149(8)

Hsu, E.J., Silva, J. R. (2017). Regulation of Na+ channel inactivation by the DIII and DIV voltage-sensing domains. Journal of General Physiology, 149(3),


Teed, Z. R., Silva, J. R. (2016). A computationally efficient algorithm for fitting ion channel parameters. MethodsX, 3, 577-588.

Wang, H.-G., Zhu, W., Kanter, R. J., Silva, J. R., Honeywell, C., Gow, R. M., & Pitt, G. S. (2016). A novel NaV1.5 voltage sensor mutation associated with severe atrial and ventricular arrhythmias. Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, 92, 52–62.

Zhu, W., Varga, Z., & Silva, J. R. (2016). Molecular motions that shape the cardiac action potential: Insights from voltage clamp fluorometry. Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology, 120(1-3), 3–17.


Brettmann, J. B., Urusova, D., Tonelli, M., Silva, J. R., & Henzler-Wildman, K. A. (2015). Role of protein dynamics in ion selectivity and allosteric coupling in the NaK channel. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 112(50), 15366–15371.

Varga, Z., Zhu, W., Schubert, A. R., Pardieck, J. L., Krumholz, A., Hsu, E. J., … Silva, J. R. (2015). Direct Measurement of Cardiac Na+ Channel Conformations Reveals Molecular Pathologies of Inherited Mutations. Circulation. Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, 8(5), 1228–39.


Silva, J. R., Cooper, P., & Nichols, C. G. (2014). Modeling K,ATP-dependent excitability in pancreatic islets. Biophysical Journal, 107(9), 2016–2026.

Rudokas, M. W., Varga, Z., Schubert, A. R., Asaro, A. B., & Silva, J. R. (2014). The Xenopus Oocyte Cut-open Vaseline Gap Voltage-clamp Technique With Fluorometry. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 85, 1–11.

Silva, J. R. (2014). Voltage Gated Sodium Channels. Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology, 221, 7–32.


Silva, J. R., & Goldstein, S. A. N. (2013). Voltage-sensor movements describe slow inactivation of voltage-gated sodium channels II: a periodic paralysis mutation in Na(V)1.4 (L689I). The Journal of General Physiology, 141(3), 323–34.

Silva, J. R., & Goldstein, S. A. N. (2013). Voltage-sensor movements describe slow inactivation of voltage-gated sodium channels I: Wild-type skeletal muscle NaV1.4. The Journal of General Physiology, 141(3), 309–21.

Zaydman, M. A., Silva, J. R., Delaloye, K., Li, Y., Liang, H., Larsson, H. P., … Cui, J. (2013). Kv7.1 ion channels require a lipid to couple voltage sensing to pore opening. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(32), 13180–5.


Silva, J. N. A., & Silva, J. R. (2012). Updates on the inherited cardiac ion channelopathies: From cell to clinical. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine, 14(5), 473–489.