Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS001798

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Stroke
Mapped Trait(s) stroke (EFO_0000712)
Released in PGS Catalog: Sept. 8, 2022
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name 1kgeur_gbmi_Stroke_pst_eff_a1_b0.5_phiauto
Development Method
Name PRS-CS-auto
Parameters effective sample size and other defualt parameters
Original Genome Build GRCh37
Number of Variants 884,168
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000262
Citation (link to publication) Wang Y et al. Cell Genom (2023)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 75.8%
East Asian: 19.6%
African: 1.9%
Additional Asian Ancestries: 1.6%
Additional Diverse Ancestries: 1.1%
1,370,901 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
European: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
  • 1,161 cases
  • , 24,416 controls
African unspecified G&H
  • 903 cases
  • , 14,161 controls
Native American BioVU
  • 23,345 cases
  • , 245,585 controls
East Asian BioMe
  • 34,503 cases
  • , 1,004,879 controls
European BBJ, CKB
  • 264 cases
  • , 21,684 controls
Asian unspecified 12 cohorts
  • BioVU
  • ,CCPM
  • ,EB
  • ,FinnGen
  • ,GS:SFHS
  • ,HUNT
  • ,LifeLines
  • ,MGBB
  • ,MGI
  • ,QSKIN
  • ,UKB
  • ,deCODE

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
PPM009314 PSS007696|
European Ancestry|
7,128 individuals
PGP000262 |
Wang Y et al. Cell Genom (2023)
Reported Trait: Stroke AUROC: 0.704 Nagelkerke's R2 (covariates regressed out): 0.00746 sex,age, 20PCs

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
  • 70 cases
  • , 7,057 controls
European CanPath