Trait: neuroblastoma

Experimental Factor Ontology (EFO) Information
Identifier EFO_0000621
Description Neuroblastoma (NB) is the most common solid, extracranial childhood tumor. It is an aggressive pediatric cancer that originates from neural crest tissues of the sympathetic nervous system. [PMID: 32903387]
Trait categories
Neurological disorder
Synonyms 16 synonyms
  • (neuroblastoma NOS) or (sympathicoblastoma)
  • Central neuroblastoma
  • NB
  • NB - Neuroblastoma
  • Neuroblastoma, NOS
  • Neuroblastomas
  • Sympathicoblastoma
  • [M]Neuroblastoma NOS
  • [M]Neuroblastoma NOS (morphologic abnormality)
  • neural Crest tumor, malignant
  • neuroblastoma
  • neuroblastoma (Schwannian Stroma-Poor)
  • neuroblastoma (Schwannian Stroma-poor)
  • neuroblastoma (morphologic abnormality)
  • neuroblastoma NOS (morphologic abnormality)
  • neuroblastoma, malignant
Mapped terms 19 mapped terms
  • DOID:769
  • GARD:7185
  • ICDO:9500/3
  • MESH:D009447
  • MONDO:0005072
  • MeSH:D009447
  • MedDRA:10029260
  • NCIT:C3270
  • NCIt:C3270
  • NIFSTD:birnlex_12631
  • OMIM:256700
  • OMIM:613013
  • OMIM:613014
  • Orphanet:635
  • SCTID:432328008
  • SNOMEDCT:432328008
  • SNOMEDCT:87364003
  • UMLS:C0027819

Associated Polygenic Score(s)

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Polygenic Score ID & Name PGS Publication ID (PGP) Reported Trait Mapped Trait(s) (Ontology) Number of Variants Ancestry distribution
Scoring File (FTP Link)
PGP000287 |
Testori A et al. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev (2022)
Neuroblastoma neuroblastoma 22

Performance Metrics

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PGS Performance
Metric ID (PPM)
Evaluated Score PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
(per SD change)
Classification Metrics Other Metrics Covariates Included in the Model PGS Performance:
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PPM012873 PGS002261
African Ancestry|
3,619 individuals
PGP000287 |
Testori A et al. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev (2022)
Reported Trait: Neuroblastoma risk : 0.0203

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
  • 629 cases
  • , 2,990 controls
African American or Afro-Caribbean
(African American)