Introduces new material that reflects the significant advances and developments in the field of clinical laboratory immunology. * Provides a comprehensive and practical approach to the procedures underlying clinical immunology testing.* Emphasizes molecular techniques used in the field of laboratory immunology.* Updates existing chapters and adds significant new material detailing molecular techniques used in the field.* Presents guidelines for selecting the best procedures for specific situations and discusses alternative procedures.* Covers aspects of immunology related disciplines such as allergy, autoimmune diseases, cancers, and transplantation immunology.