PGS Publication: PGP000183

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Genetic and polygenic risk score analysis for Alzheimer's disease in the Chinese population.
PubMed ID 32775599(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1002/dad2.12074
Publication Date Aug. 5, 2020
Journal Alzheimers Dement (Amst)
Author(s) Zhou X, Chen Y, Ip FCF, Lai NCH, Li YYT, Jiang Y, Zhong H, Chen Y, Zhang Y, Ma S, Lo RMN, Cheung K, Tong EPS, Ko H, Shoai M, Mok KY, Hardy J, Mok VCT, Kwok TCY, Fu AKY, Ip NY.
Released in PGS Catalog: May 28, 2021

Associated Polygenic Score(s)

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PGS Developed By This Publication

Polygenic Score ID & Name PGS Publication ID (PGP) Reported Trait Mapped Trait(s) (Ontology) Number of Variants Ancestry distribution Scoring File (FTP Link)
PGP000183 |
Zhou X et al. Alzheimers Dement (Amst) (2020)
Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer disease 7

Performance Metrics

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Metric ID (PPM)
Evaluated Score PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
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PPM002022 PGS000779
East Asian Ancestry|
112 individuals
PGP000183 |
Zhou X et al. Alzheimers Dement (Amst) (2020)
Reported Trait: Alzheimer's disease AUROC: 0.612 Beta (β, top 33.3% vs bottom 33.3%): 1.485 (0.602) Age, sex
PPM002023 PGS000779
European Ancestry|
2,696 individuals
PGP000183 |
Zhou X et al. Alzheimers Dement (Amst) (2020)
Reported Trait: Alzheimer's disease AUROC: 0.717 Beta (β, top 33.3% vs bottom 33.3%): 2.283 (1.021) Age, sex, PCs(1-5)

Evaluated Samples

PGS Sample Set ID
Phenotype Definitions and Methods Participant Follow-up Time Sample Numbers Age of Study Participants Sample Ancestry Additional Ancestry Description Cohort(s) Additional Sample/Cohort Information
PSS001005 Cases include individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD) The phenotypes of the participants were determined on the basis of the most recent diagnostic records (until December 2019).
  • 33 cases
  • , 79 controls
54.29 % Male samples
East Asian
NR Participants recruited from the Specialist Outpatient Department of Prince of Wales Hospital.
PSS001006 Cases include individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD). Patients with definite AD have been diagnosed according to established neuropathological criteria (CERAD, Braak, Khachaturian, NIA-RI, or other established criteria).
  • 464 cases
  • , 2,232 controls
37.62 % Male samples
European LOAD