Author Archives: Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine May Trigger AAV-linked Kidney Damage

Kidney inflammation associated with ANCA-associated vasculitis (AAV) was recently reported in a man following his second dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. While cases of AAV have been described after COVID-19 infection and vaccination, this is only the third case of AAV-related kidney inflammation, with antibodies against the proteinase…