Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS002551

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Height
Mapped Trait(s) body height (EFO_0004339)
Released in PGS Catalog: June 9, 2022
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name body_HEIGHTz.P+T.1e-06
Development Method
Name Pruning + Thresholding
Parameters p < 1e-06
Variants
Original Genome Build GRCh37
Number of Variants 27,070
Effect Weight Type BETA
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000332
Citation (link to publication) Weissbrod O et al. Nat Genet (2022)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 100%
336,759 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
African: 25%
East Asian: 25%
European: 25%
South Asian: 25%
4 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
336,759 individuals European UKB

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
(PSS)
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
(per SD change)
Classification Metrics Other Metrics Covariates Included in the Model PGS Performance:
Other Relevant Information
PPM013973 PSS009771|
African Ancestry|
6,410 individuals
PGP000332 |
Weissbrod O et al. Nat Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Height Incremental R2 (full model vs. covariates alone): 0.0455 age, sex, age‚age*sex, assessment center, genotyping array, 10 PCs
PPM014022 PSS009772|
East Asian Ancestry|
916 individuals
PGP000332 |
Weissbrod O et al. Nat Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Height Incremental R2 (full model vs. covariates alone): 0.099 age, sex, age‚age*sex, assessment center, genotyping array, 10 PCs
PPM014071 PSS009773|
European Ancestry|
43,376 individuals
PGP000332 |
Weissbrod O et al. Nat Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Height Incremental R2 (full model vs. covariates alone): 0.207 age, sex, age‚age*sex, assessment center, genotyping array, 10 PCs
PPM014120 PSS009774|
South Asian Ancestry|
7,921 individuals
PGP000332 |
Weissbrod O et al. Nat Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Height Incremental R2 (full model vs. covariates alone): 0.1235 age, sex, age‚age*sex, assessment center, genotyping array, 10 PCs

Evaluated Samples

PGS Sample Set ID
(PSS)
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
PSS009772 916 individuals East Asian UKB
PSS009773 43,376 individuals European Non-British European UKB
PSS009774 7,921 individuals South Asian UKB
PSS009771 6,410 individuals African unspecified UKB