US White House DREAM Challenge Top in Asia
The FxMMG Engine was tested in the US White House DREAM Challenge with data providd by Kaiser Permanente Washington (KPW) in the USA and Karolinska Institute (KI) in Sweden. The KPW data set, which included 144,231 screening exams from 85,580 women, of whom 1.1% were cancer positive, was split for use in algorithm training (70%) and evaluation (30%). The KI data set, used only for algorithm validation, comprised 166,578 exams from 68,008 women, of whom 1.1% were cancer positive.
In the competition, our team's algorithm came up as the top in Asia and top 5 in the world out of over 1,100 other teams from industry, academia and research institutes