PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS001009

Phenotype Cases include participants with the following tumors: Astrocytomas (ICCC-3 group IIIb), Other gliomas (ICCC-3 group IIId), Ependymomas (ICCC-3 group IIIa), Intracranial embryonal tumors (ICCC-3 group IIIc), other specified intracranial neoplasms (ICCC-3 group IIIe), unspecified intracranial neoplasms (ICCC-3 group IIIf)
Sample Ancestry European, NR
Additional Ancestry Description European = 454, NR =280

Sample Numbers

Total number
734 individuals
Detailed numbers
245 cases (33.38%)
489 controls
54.09% Male samples
Number of Cohort(s) 1
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
CEFALO Population based case-control study of brain tumors in children and adolescents aged 7–19 years conducted in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Switzerland