Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS000584

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Prostate cancer
Mapped Trait(s) prostate carcinoma (EFO_0001663)
Additional Trait Information PheCode 185
Released in PGS Catalog: Dec. 15, 2020
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Score Details

Score Construction
Development Method
Parameters Parameters = auto; LD reference (eur)
Original Genome Build GRCh37
Number of Variants 1,120,596
Effect Weight Type NR
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000118
Citation (link to publication) Fritsche LG et al. Am J Hum Genet (2020)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 100%
140,254 individuals (100%)
Score Development/Training
European: 100%
32,122 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
European: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
Europe PMC: 29892016
  • 79,148 cases
  • , 61,106 controls
European NR
Score Development/Training
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s) Phenotype Definitions & Methods Age of Study Participants Participant Follow-up Time Additional Ancestry Description Additional Sample/Cohort Information
Europe PMC: 32991828
  • 2,962 cases
  • , 29,160 controls
European UKB PheCode:185; ICD9:185, 233.4; ICD10:C61, D07.5

Performance Metrics

Disclaimer: The performance metrics are displayed as reported by the source studies. It is important to note that metrics are not necessarily comparable with each other. For example, metrics depend on the sample characteristics (described by the PGS Catalog Sample Set [PSS] ID), phenotyping, and statistical modelling. Please refer to the source publication for additional guidance on performance.

PGS Performance
Metric ID (PPM)
PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
(per SD change)
Classification Metrics Other Metrics Covariates Included in the Model PGS Performance:
Other Relevant Information
PPM001269 PSS000573|
European Ancestry|
32,664 individuals
PGP000118 |
Fritsche LG et al. Am J Hum Genet (2020)
Reported Trait: Cancer of prostate OR: 2.173 [2.087, 2.263]
β: 0.776 (0.0206)
AUROC: 0.705 [0.695, 0.715] Nagelkerke's Pseudo-R²: 0.1
Brier score: 0.0791
Odds Ratio (OR, top 1% vs. Rest): 5.58 [4.58, 6.78]
age, sex, batch PCs 1-4 Cancer PRSweb PheWAS Results: PRSWEB_PHECODE185_Pca-PRACTICAL_PRS-CS_UKB_20200608

Evaluated Samples

PGS Sample Set ID
Phenotype Definitions and Methods Participant Follow-up Time Sample Numbers Age of Study Participants Sample Ancestry Additional Ancestry Description Cohort(s) Additional Sample/Cohort Information
PSS000573 PheCode:185; ICD9:185, 233.4; ICD10:C61, D07.5
  • 3,012 cases
  • , 29,652 controls
European UKB