PGS Publication: PGP000406

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Assessing the genetic burden of familial hypercholesterolemia in a large middle eastern biobank.
PubMed ID 36329474(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1186/s12967-022-03697-w
Publication Date Nov. 3, 2022
Journal J Transl Med
Author(s) Gandhi GD, Aamer W, Krishnamoorthy N, Syed N, Aliyev E, Al-Maraghi A, Kohailan M, Alenbawi J, Elanbari M, Qatar Genome Program Research Consortium (QGPRC), Mifsud B, Mokrab Y, Khalil CA, Fakhro KA.
Released in PGS Catalog: Dec. 20, 2022

Associated Polygenic Score(s)

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External PGS Evaluated 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)
PGP000200 |
Talmud PJ et al. Lancet (2013)
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol low density lipoprotein cholesterol measurement 12

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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PPM016205 PGS000814
Greater Middle Eastern Ancestry|
6,140 individuals
PGP000406 |
Gandhi GD et al. J Transl Med (2022)
Reported Trait: Probable vs. unlikely dyslipidemia p: 0.0003

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
PSS010056 6,140 individuals,
43.0 % Male samples
Median = 39.0 years Greater Middle Eastern (Middle Eastern, North African or Persian)
(Middle Eastern Arabs)