Boston Biochem is a world leader in ubiquitin related research products, aimed at helping speed up drug discovery efforts. Life science and research labs depend on Boston Biochem for their requirements of Ubiquitin and ubiquitin like proteins (Apg8, FAT10, ISG15, NEDD8, SUMO, UFM1), enzymes, substrates, inhibitors and kits. Boston Biochem is a part of R&D Systems of Techne Corporation group, a supplier of cell biology reagents. Boston Biochem focuses on new product developments in this segment. In association with Tocris Bioscience, it makes inhibitors and substrates that complement ELISA kits and antibodies from R & D Systems.