Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS003385

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Ovarian serous carcinoma
Mapped Trait(s) ovarian serous carcinoma (EFO_1001516)
Released in PGS Catalog: Jan. 19, 2023
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name best_OV
Development Method
Name lassosum
Parameters s = 0.9, lambda = 0.01128838
Original Genome Build GRCh37
Number of Variants 144,810
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000413
Citation (link to publication) Namba S et al. Cancer Res (2022)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
European: 100%
54,990 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: GCST004478
Europe PMC: 28346442
54,990 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
PPM016260 PSS010083|
European Ancestry|
143,259 individuals
PGP000413 |
Namba S et al. Cancer Res (2022)
Reported Trait: ovarian serous carcinoma AUROC: 0.717 : 0.0142 age, top 20 genetic principal components

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
PSS010083 C56, histology was one of the followings: Papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma; Serous cystadenocarcinoma; Serous cystadenoma, borderline malignancy; Serous papillary cystic tumor of borderline malignancy; Serous surface papillary carcinoma
  • 367 cases
  • , 142,892 controls
UKB Controls were samples without any cancer diagnosis or self-reported cancer