Table 1.

Description of participating studies

Analysis setStudy nameStudy abbrev.Study populationStudy typeNumber of subjectsGenotyping method
ControlsCases
Case–control sets
BELBelgium Ovarian Cancer StudyBELa BelgiumHospital based253173Fluidigm
BWHBrigham Women's Hospital StudyBWHBostonPopulation based142137Illumina Hap317
DOVDiseases of the Ovary and their Evaluation StudyDOVb Washington StatePopulation based721698TaqMan
GERGerman Ovarian Cancer StudyGERb GermanyPopulation based265213Fluidigm
HMOHannover–Minsk Ovarian Cancer StudyHMOBelarusHospital based151195Fluidigm
HJOHannover–Jena Ovarian Cancer StudyHJOGermanyHospital based426259Fluidigm
HOCHelsinki Ovarian Cancer StudyHOCFinlandPopulation based434350Fluidigm
HOPHormones and Ovarian Cancer Prediction StudyHOPb PittsburghPopulation based368365TaqMan
MAYMayo Clinic Ovarian Cancer StudyMAYa Upper MidwestHospital based520358Illumina 610 Quad
NCONorth Carolina Ovarian Cancer StudyNCOb North CarolinaPopulation based655494Illumina 610 Quad
NTHNijmegen Ovarian Cancer StudyNTHNetherlandsPopulation based327296Fluidigm
OVAOvarian Cancer StudyOVAAlberta and British Columbia, CanadaPopulation based416494Fluidigm
PVMPelvic Mass StudyPVDb Copenhagen, DenmarkHospital based201Fluidigm
Malignant Ovarian Cancer StudyMALCopenhagen, DenmarkPopulation based215Fluidigm
TBOTampa Bay Ovarian Cancer StudyTBOb TampaPopulation based168227Illumina 610 Quad
TORFamilial Ovarian Tumour StudyTOROntario, CanadaPopulation based556734Illumina 610 Quad
UCIUC Irvine Ovarian Cancer StudyUCIb Southern CaliforniaPopulation based372192Fluidigm
SEARCHSEAb UKPopulation based670Fluidigm
Southampton Ovarian Cancer StudySOCb UKPopulation based389Fluidigm
UK2Scottish Randomized Trial in Ovarian CancerSROa UKHospital based866Fluidigm
United Kingdom Ovarian Cancer Population StudyUKOb UKPopulation based655Fluidigm
SEARCHSEAb UKPopulation based1,089Illumina 610 Quad
United Kingdom Ovarian Cancer Population StudyUKOb UKPopulation based500Illumina 610 Quad
UK-GWASCancer Research UK Familial Ovarian Cancer RegisterUCRb UKFamilial cancer register32Illumina 610 Quad
Royal Marsden Hospital StudyRMHUKHospital based147Illumina 610 Quad
UK 1958 Birth cohort58BCUKCohort1,438Illumina Hap550
UK Colorectal controlNSCRUKPopulation based917Illumina Hap550
USCLos Angeles County Case–Control Studies of Ovarian CancerUSCLos AngelesPopulation based343260TaqMan
Case-only studies
LAXCase seriesLAXa Los AngelesHospital based263Fluidigm
TCGAThe Cancer Genome AtlasTCGAa USAHospital based359Illumina 1M Duo
  • aCase data included in analysis of all-cause mortality and PFS.

  • bCase data included in analysis of all-cause mortality.