Trait: glioblastoma

Trait Information
Identifier MONDO_0018177
Trait categories
Neurological disorder
Synonyms 12 synonyms
  • GBM
  • GBM (glioblastoma)
  • WHO grade IV glioma
  • glioblastoma
  • glioblastoma (disease)
  • glioblastoma multiforme
  • glioblastoma multiforme (disease)
  • grade IV astrocytic neoplasm
  • grade IV astrocytic tumor
  • grade IV astrocytoma
  • primary glioblastoma multiforme
  • spongioblastoma multiforme
Mapped terms 18 mapped terms
  • DOID:3068
  • GARD:0002491
  • HP:0012174
  • HP:0100843
  • ICDO:9440/3
  • MESH:D005909
  • MedDRA:10018336
  • MedDRA:10018337
  • NCIT:C3058
  • OMIM:137800
  • OMIM:613029
  • Orphanet:360
  • SCTID:393563007
  • UMLS:C0017636
  • UMLS:C1621958
  • UMLS:CN227279

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)
PGP000413 |
Namba S et al. Cancer Res (2022)
Glioblastoma glioblastoma 910

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:
Other Relevant Information
PPM016259 PGS003384
European Ancestry|
269,806 individuals
PGP000413 |
Namba S et al. Cancer Res (2022)
Reported Trait: glioblastoma AUROC: 0.758 : 0.0216 age, sex, 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
PSS010078 C71, histology was either Giant cell glioblastoma or Glioblastoma (NOS)
  • 262 cases
  • , 269,544 controls
UKB Controls were samples without any cancer diagnosis or self-reported cancer