Recently, novel coronavirus has been widely spread throughout the country, which has caused great harm to people"s lives and health. Novel coronavirus pneumonia is an important factor leading to the aggravation or even death of patients with new coronavirus pneumonia. Based on this theory, University of science and technology of China has achieved initial results in the application of drugs that inhibit inflammatory factors. Acupuncture has been widely used in the treatment of a variety of inflammatory diseases. A large number of experiments also confirmed that acupuncture can inhibit a variety of inflammatory factors from a variety of ways, and can activate a variety of anti-inflammatory factors to play an anti-inflammatory role. It is expected that acupuncture can alleviate the autoimmune complications caused by new coronavirus infection by alleviating the "inflammatory storm".