PGS Publication: PGP000334

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Polygenic risk score association with multiple sclerosis susceptibility and phenotype in Europeans.
PubMed ID 35253861(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1093/brain/awac092
Publication Date March 7, 2022
Journal Brain
Author(s) Shams H, Shao X, Santaniello A, Kirkish G, Harroud A, Ma Q, Isobe N, University of California San Francisco MS-EPIC Team, Schaefer C, McCauley JL, Cree BAC, Didonna A, Baranzini SE, Patsopoulos NA, Hauser SL, Barcellos LF, Henry RG, Oksenberg JR.
Released in PGS Catalog: June 29, 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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PGP000334 |
Shams H et al. Brain (2022)
Multiple sclerosis multiple sclerosis 476,399

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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PPM014749 PGS002726
European Ancestry|
253,419 individuals
PGP000334 |
Shams H et al. Brain (2022)
Reported Trait: Multiple sclerosis AUROC: 0.73 [0.72, 0.74] Odds ratio (OR, top 10% vs median): 5.3 [4.7, 6.0]
PPM014750 PGS002726
European Ancestry|
938 individuals
PGP000334 |
Shams H et al. Brain (2022)
Reported Trait: Multiple sclerosis AUROC: 0.8 [0.76, 0.82] Odds ratio (OR, top 10% vs median): 15.0 [10.4, 24.0]

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
  • 433 cases
  • , 505 controls
European KP
  • 1,354 cases
  • , 252,065 controls
European UKB