PGS Publication: PGP000187

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Using a genetic risk score to calculate the optimal age for an individual to undergo coronary artery calcium screening.
PubMed ID 31104941(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1016/j.jcct.2019.05.005
Publication Date May 9, 2019
Journal J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr
Author(s) Severance LM, Contijoch FJ, Carter H, Fan CC, Seibert TM, Dale AM, McVeigh ER.
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)
PGP000187 |
Severance LM et al. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr (2019)
Coronary heart disease coronary artery disease 157

Performance Metrics

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PGS Performance
Metric ID (PPM)
Evaluated Score PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
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PPM002075 PGS000798
Multi-ancestry (including European)|
6,660 individuals
PGP000187 |
Severance LM et al. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr (2019)
Reported Trait: Cornary artery calcium (non-zero CAC score) OR: 1.37 [1.29, 1.45] Age, sex

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
PSS001026 2,647 individuals European MESA
PSS001026 728 individuals East Asian MESA
PSS001026 1,834 individuals African American or Afro-Caribbean MESA
PSS001026 1,451 individuals Hispanic or Latin American MESA