PGS Publication: PGP000424

Publication Information (EuropePMC)
Title Does polygenic risk influence associations between sun exposure and melanoma? A prospective cohort analysis.
PubMed ID 31747047(Europe PMC)
doi 10.1111/bjd.18703
Publication Date Dec. 17, 2019
Journal Br J Dermatol
Author(s) Olsen CM, Pandeya N, Law MH, MacGregor S, Iles MM, Thompson BS, Green AC, Neale RE, Whiteman DC, QSkin Study.
Released in PGS Catalog: Feb. 8, 2023

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)
PGP000424 |
Olsen CM et al. Br J Dermatol (2019)
Melanoma melanoma 28

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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PPM017060 PGS003412
European Ancestry|
15,373 individuals
PGP000424 |
Olsen CM et al. Br J Dermatol (2019)
Reported Trait: Melanoma Hazard ratio (HR, high vs low tertile): 3.02 [2.01, 4.53]

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
PSS010106 Median = 4.4 years 15,373 individuals,
45.0 % Male samples
Mean = 57.0 years European QSKIN