PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000120

Phenotype Cancer diagnoses were obtained from reigstry data in GERA, and ICD-9/10 codes mapped to ICD-O-3 codes in UK Biobank. Cancers for this phenotype were classified using the following SEER site recode(s): 20010, 20020, 20030, 20040, 20050, 20060, 20070, 20080, 20090, and 20100
Sample Ancestry European

Sample Numbers

Total number
411,577 individuals
Detailed numbers
1,223 cases (0.3%)
410,354 controls
46.0% Male samples
Age of Study Participants Mean : 58.0 years
Number of Cohort(s) 2
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
GERA Genetic Epidemiology Research in Adult Health and Aging
UKB UK Biobank