Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS002752

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Alcohol consumption (drinks per week)
Mapped Trait(s) alcohol consumption measurement (EFO_0007878)
Additional Trait Information PGS for drinks per week
Released in PGS Catalog: Nov. 7, 2022
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name Drinks_per_week_prscs
Development Method
Parameters PRS-CS-auto in FinnGen, LD reference panel: European ancestry in 1000 Genomes
Original Genome Build GRCh38
Number of Variants 1,089,551
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000364
Citation (link to publication) Mars N et al. Am J Hum Genet (2022)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 100%
941,280 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
European: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
GWAS Catalog: GCST007461
Europe PMC: 30643251
941,280 individuals European NR

Performance Metrics

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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
PPM014952 PSS009939|
European Ancestry|
39,444 individuals
PGP000364 |
Mars N et al. Am J Hum Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Alcohol consumption (drinks per week) OR: 1.19 [1.14, 1.25] age, sex, 10 PCs, technical covariates

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
PSS009939 39,444 individuals European