PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000953

Phenotype In set 1 (1034 cases), prostate cancer cases were identified by linking with the cancer registries in Hawaii and California. In set 2 (1192 cases) cases were indiviuals with prostate cancer determined by cancer diagnosis, enrollment in prostate cancer studies at University of Texas M.D. Ancerson Cancer Centre or by biposy confirmation.
Sample Ancestry Hispanic or Latin American

Sample Numbers

Total number
4,324 individuals
Detailed numbers
2,226 cases (51.48%)
2,098 controls
100.0% Male samples
Number of Cohort(s) 4
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
LAAPC Los Angeles Study of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
MDA Prostate Cancer Case-Control Studies at MD Anderson
MEC Multiethnic Cohort Study of Diet and Health
SABOR San Antonio Center of Biomarkers of Risk for Prostate Cancer