Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS003861

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Pulmonary embolism
Mapped Trait(s) pulmonary embolism (EFO_0003827)
Released in PGS Catalog: Sept. 1, 2023
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Score Details

Score Construction
PGS Name PRS288_PE
Development Method
Name PRSice-2
Parameters NR
Original Genome Build NR
Number of Variants 288
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000499
Citation (link to publication) Zhang Z et al. BMC Med (2023)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
East Asian: 100%
9,478 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
East Asian: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
  • 622 cases
  • , 8,853 controls
46.04 % Male samples
East Asian
(Han Chinese)

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
PPM018751 PSS011090|
East Asian Ancestry|
9,456 individuals
PGP000499 |
Zhang Z et al. BMC Med (2023)
Reported Trait: Pulmonary embolism AUROC: 0.765 Odds ratio (OR, 30-70th quantile vs <90th quantile): 5.08 [4.109, 6.282]

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
  • 646 cases
  • , 8,810 controls
46.34 % Male samples
East Asian
(Han Chinese)