Xiaoxiao Zhang is a Phd student at TUM Department of Informatics. She is fascinated with a wide range of cancer related topics, from modelling the process of cancer onset to translating cancer genome measurements to precision interventions. Her work has helped address questions including: How many actionable events are needed to initiate cancer? How to select the best cell lines matching a specific tumour? How to use prior knowledge in bio-networks to identify clinically applicable biomarkers?