Autoimmune Diseases Reported to be Triggered by SARS-CoV-2

March 4, 2021

The group at the Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases of the Sheba Medical Center and the Laboratory of the Mosaic of Autoimmunity at Saint Petersburg State University have comprehensively investigated and reported the association between various common pathogenic viruses and the development of autoimmune and chronic inflammatory diseases. In light of the current global pandemic, they have also shifted their focus to include a recent (December 2020) review of the appearance of autoimmune diseases reported to be triggered by a SARS-CoV-2 infection. (1)

A list of Autoimmune Diseases and Autoantibodies associated with COVID-19 Infection

Table 1: Halpert, G., & Shoenfeld, Y. (2020). SARS-CoV-2, the autoimmune virusAutoimmunity reviews19(12), 102695.


To learn more about the autoimmune diseases listed above, check out our A-Z disease list.