Neural plasticity requires this lncRNA (image) Scripps Research Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption Synaptic activation promotes a signaling cascade that results in the expression of long noncoding RNA, ADEPTR. It's quickly transported along dendrites to synapses, where it acts on proteins involved in remodeling. Credit Credit: Jenna Wingfield and Yibo Zhao of the Puthanveettil lab at Scripps Research in Jupiter, Florida. Usage Restrictions Must credit: Jenna Wingfield and Yibo Zhao of the Puthanveettil lab at Scripps Research in Jupiter, Florida. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.