PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000234

Phenotype Incident type 2 diabtes defined as fasting glucose >= 7 mmol/L, 2 hour glucose >= 11.1 mmol/L, antidiabetic medication use, or a physician diagnosis of type 2 diabetes
Sample Ancestry African unspecified

Sample Numbers

Total number
1,906 individuals
Detailed numbers
262 cases (13.75%)
1,644 controls
37.93% Male samples
Participant Follow-up Time Range : [10.0, 15.0] years
Age of Study Participants
  • Mean : 57.4 years
  • Sd : 7.43 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)
ARIC Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
MESA Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Additional information

Partial overlap with discovery GWAS