Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS003150

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Triglycerides
Mapped Trait(s) triglyceride measurement (EFO_0004530)
Additional Trait Information Triglycerides (mmol/L); Quantitative
Released in PGS Catalog: Nov. 23, 2022
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name ExPRSweb_TG_30870-raw_PT_MGI_20211120
Development Method
Name Pruning and Thresholding (P+T)
Parameters LD Clumping (using Plink to calculate LD, MAF >= 1%, r^2 <= 0.1) & P-value threshold <=5.00e-04
Original Genome Build GRCh37
Number of Variants 5,113
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000393
Citation (link to publication) Ma Y et al. Am J Hum Genet (2022)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 100%
343,992 individuals (100%)
Score Development/Training
European: 100%
9,592 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
European: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
343,992 individuals European UKB
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
9,592 individuals European MGI TRIGLYCERIDES (LOINC: 2571-8); Quantitative

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
PPM016046 PSS010016|
European Ancestry|
9,592 individuals
PGP000393 |
Ma Y et al. Am J Hum Genet (2022)
Reported Trait: Triglycerides β: 19.6 (0.608) : 0.0812 SEX,AGE,Batch,PC1,PC2,PC3,PC4

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
PSS010016 TRIGLYCERIDES (LOINC: 2571-8); Quantitative 9,592 individuals European MGI