PGS Publication: PGP000276

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Association of Lifestyle and Genetic Risk With Incidence of Dementia.
PubMed ID 31302669(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1001/jama.2019.9879
Publication Date Aug. 1, 2019
Journal JAMA
Author(s) Lourida I, Hannon E, Littlejohns TJ, Langa KM, Hyppönen E, Kuzma E, Llewellyn DJ.
Released in PGS Catalog: Jan. 24, 2022

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
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PGP000276 |
Lourida I et al. JAMA (2019)
Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer disease 249,273

Performance Metrics

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PGS Performance
Metric ID (PPM)
Evaluated Score PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
(per SD change)
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PPM012797 PGS002249
European Ancestry|
196,383 individuals
PGP000276 |
Lourida I et al. JAMA (2019)
Reported Trait: Incident dementia Hazard Ratio (HR, high vs. low genetic risk): 1.91 [1.64, 2.23] Age, sex, education, socioeconomic status, relatedness, number of alleles, weighted lifestyle categories
PPM012798 PGS002249
European Ancestry|
196,383 individuals
PGP000276 |
Lourida I et al. JAMA (2019)
Reported Trait: Incident dementia in individuals with high genetic risk Incidence (%): 1.23 [1.13, 1.35]
Incidence (%, individuals with unfavourable lifestyle): 1.78 [1.38, 2.28]
Incidence (%, individuals with favourable lifestyle): 1.13 [1.01, 1.26]

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
PSS009559 AD: F00, F00.0, F00.1, F00.2, F00.9, G30, G30.0, G30.1, G30.8, G30.9 VaD: F01, F01.0, F01.1, F01.2, F01.3, F01.8, F01.9, I67.3 FTD: F02.0, G31.0, Other codes for all-cause dementia: A81.0, F02, F02.1, F02.2, F02.3, F02.4, F02.8, F03, F05.1, F10.6, G31.1, G31.8 Median = 8.0 years
  • 1,769 cases
  • , 194,614 controls
47.3 % Male samples
Mean = 64.1 years European UKB