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ICB Biostatistics Team among winners of Prostate Cancer DREAM Challenge

From left to right: Donna Pauler Ankerst, Norbert Krautenbacher, Michael Laimighofer, Christoph Kurz, Christiane Fuchs, Hagen Scherb, Ivan Kondofersky, Julia Söllner (source: HMGU)

The Team "A Bavarian Dream" won two out of the three Prostate Cancer DREAM Challenges.

The team formed around the biostatistics group of the ICB was supported by the subject matter experts Prof. Donna Ankerst and Dr. Philip Dargatz from the Johannes Wesling Klinikum in Minden.

Utilizing their diverse backgrounds, they combined a wide variety of models to get the best predictions and achieve top performances in the competition.