PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000109

Phenotype Participants were followed-up for cancer events mainly through linkage with official death certificates, chronic disease registries, and the Chinese national health insurance system.
Sample Ancestry East Asian (Chinese)

Sample Numbers

Total number
95,408 individuals
Detailed numbers
1,316 cases (1.38%)
94,092 controls
42.93% Male samples
Participant Follow-up Time Median : 10.44 years
Age of Study Participants
  • Mean : 53.67 years
  • Se : 10.98 years
Number of Cohort(s) 1
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
CKB China Kadoorie Biobank