Publications




Seasonality and autoimmune diseases: The contribution of the four seasons to the mosaic of autoimmunity.
J Autoimmun 2017 Aug 16;82:13-30. Epub 2017 Jun 16.
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:

Association of serum autoantibodies with pregnancy outcome of patients undergoing first IVF/ICSI treatment: A prospective cohort study.
J Reprod Immunol 2017 Aug 3;122:14-20. Epub 2017 Aug 3.
Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Reproductive Immunology for Peri-implantation, Shenzhen Zhongshan Institute for Reproduction and Genetics, Fertility Center, Shenzhen Zhongshan Urology Hospital, Shenzhen, Guangdong, 518045, PR China. Electronic address:

Human papilloma virus and lupus: the virus, the vaccine and the disease.
Curr Opin Rheumatol 2017 Jul;29(4):331-342
aZabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel bDepartment of Emergency and Organ Transplantation cDepartment of Biosciences, Biotechnologies and Biopharmaceutics, University of Bari, Bari, Italy dSackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Vitamin D and rheumatoid arthritis: an ongoing mystery.
Curr Opin Rheumatol 2017 Jul;29(4):378-388
aSchool of Public Health, Department of Health Sciences (DISSAL), University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy bDepartment of Medicine B cZabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer dSackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

The autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants (ASIA)/Shoenfeld's syndrome: descriptive analysis of 300 patients from the international ASIA syndrome registry.
Clin Rheumatol 2017 Jul 25. Epub 2017 Jul 25.
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center (Affiliated to Tel-Aviv University), 5265601, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

Prevalence of anti-DFS70 antibodies in patients with and without systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases.
Clin Exp Rheumatol 2017 Jul 27. Epub 2017 Jul 27.
Zabludowitz Centre for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel.

The interaction between anti-Ro/SSA and anti-La/SSB autoantibodies and anti-infectious antibodies in a wide spectrum of auto-immune diseases: another angle of the autoimmune mosaic.
Clin Exp Rheumatol 2017 Jul 6. Epub 2017 Jul 6.
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University; and Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-KipChair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

CD20-Mimotope Peptide Active Immunotherapy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and a Reappraisal of Vaccination Strategies in Rheumatic Diseases.
Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 2017 Apr;52(2):217-233
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology (DIMO), Systemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases, University of Bari Medical School, Piazza G. Cesare 11, 70124, Bari, Italy.

Behçet's disease‬ and familial Mediterranean fever: Two sides of the same coin or just an association? A cross-sectional study‬.
Eur J Intern Med 2017 Apr 22;39:75-78. Epub 2016 Oct 22.
Department of Medicine 'B', Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:



Autoimmune Tautology in a Complex Case of Polyautoimmunity: Systemic Sclerosis, Autoimmune Liver Involvement, Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.
Isr Med Assoc J 2017 Mar;19(3):193-195
Department of Translational Medical Sciences and Center for Basic and Clinical Immunology Research (CISI), University of Naples Federico, Naples, Italy.

Behavioral abnormalities in female mice following administration of aluminum adjuvants and the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil.
Immunol Res 2017 Feb;65(1):136-149
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, 52621, Israel, Israel.

Mindfulness-based group therapy for systemic lupus erythematosus: A first exploration of a promising mind-body intervention.
Complement Ther Clin Pract 2017 Feb 29;26:73-75. Epub 2016 Nov 29.
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-KipChair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Susac syndrome: clinical characteristics, clinical classification, and long-term prognosis.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Oct;95(43):e5223
aGoldschleger Eye Institute bDepartment of Neurology, Sagol Neuroscience Center, Tel Hashomer cDepartment of Ophthalmology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hshomer dZabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, are affiliated to the Sackler faculty of medicine Tel Aviv University, Israel.

Low levels of calcium or vitamin D - which is more important in systemic lupus erythematosus patients? An extensive data analysis.
Clin Exp Rheumatol 2017 Jan-Feb;35(1):108-112. Epub 2016 Aug 31.
Department of Medicine 'B', and The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer; and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

Corrigendum to "Autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants (ASIA) 2013: Unveiling the pathogenic, clinical and diagnostic aspects" [J. Autoimmun. 47C (2013) 1-16].
J Autoimmun 2016 Aug 3;72:126. Epub 2016 Jun 3.
The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:


Smoke and autoimmunity: The fire behind the disease.
Autoimmun Rev 2016 Apr 7;15(4):354-74. Epub 2016 Jan 7.
The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel; The Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Vaccinations and secondary immune thrombocytopenia with antiphospholipid antibodies by human papillomavirus vaccine.
Semin Hematol 2016 Apr 7;53 Suppl 1:S48-50. Epub 2016 Apr 7.
The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-kipp chair for research of autoimmune diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:

Increased soluble CD72 in systemic lupus erythematosus is in association with disease activity and lupus nephritis.
Clin Immunol 2016 Mar 13;164:114-8. Epub 2016 Feb 13.
Division of Allergy & clinical Immunology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel. Electronic address:

Corrigendum to "Anti-ribosomal-P antibodies accelerate lupus glomerulonephritis and induce lupus nephritis in naïve mice" [J. Autoimmun. 54C (2014) 118-126].
J Autoimmun 2016 Feb 16;67:111. Epub 2016 Jan 16.
The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:

WITHDRAWN: Behavioral abnormalities in young female mice following administration of aluminum adjuvants and the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil.
Vaccine 2016 Jan 9. Epub 2016 Jan 9.
Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621 Ramat Gan, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-Kip Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, 69978 Tel-Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

Silicone implants and lymphoma: The role of inflammation.
J Autoimmun 2015 Dec 29;65:64-73. Epub 2015 Aug 29.
The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:

Factor H Autoantibodies in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Thrombosis.
J Rheumatol 2015 Oct 15;42(10):1786-93. Epub 2015 Aug 15.
From the Department of Translational Medicine, and Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö; Department of Clinical Chemistry and Transfusion Medicine, Halland Hospital, Halmstad, Sweden; Internal Medicine, "Bezhanijska Kosa," University Medical Center, Belgrade, Serbia; Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialità Mediche, Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy; Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel; Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, the Netherlands.A. Foltyn Zadura, MSc, Department of Translational Medicine, Lund University; A.A. Memon, PhD, Center for Primary Health Care Research, Skåne University Hospital; L. Stojanovich, MD, PhD, Internal Medicine, "Bezhanijska Kosa," University Medical Center; C. Perricone, MD; F. Conti, MD, PhD; G. Valesini, MD, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialità Mediche, Sapienza Università di Roma; G. Bogdanovic, MD, PHD, Internal Medicine, "Bezhanijska Kosa," University Medical Center; A. Hillarp, PhD, Department of Clinical Chemistry and Transfusion Medicine, Halland Hospital; Y. Shoenfeld, MD, PhD, Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center; J. Sundquist, MD, PhD, Center for Primary Health Care Research, Skåne University Hospital; J. Leffler, PhD, Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia; P.J. Svensson, MD, PhD, Department of Translational Medicine, Lund University; L.A. Trouw, PhD, Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center; A.M. Blom, PhD, Department of Translational Medicine, Lund University.

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