Toward better benchmarking: challenge-based methods assessment in cancer genomics.
- Author(s): Boutros, Paul C
- Margolin, Adam A
- Stuart, Joshua M
- Califano, Andrea
- Stolovitzky, Gustavo
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1186/s13059-014-0462-7
Rapid technological development has created an urgent need for improved evaluation of algorithms for the analysis of cancer genomics data. We outline how challenge-based assessment may help fill this gap by leveraging crowd-sourcing to distribute effort and reduce bias.