Critique of recent polygenic risk scores

Some scientists criticize polygenic risk scores, such as those assessing the risk of coronary artery disease, because of their low detection rate (13 – 15%), and high false positive rate (5%).

More: The illusion of polygenic disease risk prediction, N. J. Wald & R. Old, published 12th January 2019, doi:10.1038/s41436-018-0418-5