Dataset

NG00026 - University of Pittsburgh GWAS

Overview

The University of Pittsburgh GWAS dataset contains 2440 Caucasian case/controls run on the Illumina Omni1-Quad to identify risk and age-at-onset genes for AD. All AD cases met NINCDS/ADRDA criteria for probable or definite AD.

UPITT is a GWAS dataset used in the replication stage of the ADGC Naj et al. meta-analysis from 2011. It is one of the five cohorts assembled by ADGC to replicate genetic variant findings in LOAD.

Molecular Data Type

Disease

AD
Submission date: 
9/5/2012
Samples

Cases- 1440
Controls- 1000

Phenotypes
Markers

1040526

Platform